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Kelpie

Kelpie
Origin Australia
Classification Pastoral
Height 43-51cm / 17-20in
Weight 11-20kg / 24-44lb
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Exercise High
Easily Trainable Yes
Watchdog Good
Good with Children Medium
Good with Other Animals Medium
Indoor / Outdoor Living Both
Grooming Weekly
Feeding Normal Diet
Size Medium

Kelpie Description

The Kelpie is built to work, their bodies are compact and strong. Their head is long and narrow and their ears are large and stand erect. The tail is carried low. The coat is double layered with a hard and straight outer coat. Colours can be blue, black, red, fawn, chocolate or tan.

Kelpie Character

This breed lives to work and to be kept busy, they thrive on being active. They are tireless and very often become attached to one member within the family, they are exceptionally responsive to commands and learn quickly. They are similar in a lot of their traits to the Border Collie.

Please note: This is only a guide.

You must contact a breeder club, read relevant literature and even contact vets to understand the full requirements of this breed.

Please ensure your lifestyle, home and family are suited to this particular breed and you fully understand the requirements needed to give the dog the life it deserves.