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Old English Sheepdog

Old English Sheepdog
Origin Britain
Classification Pastoral
Height 51-61cm / 20-24in
Weight 27-41kg / 60-90lb
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Exercise High
Easily Trainable Challenging
Watchdog Excellent
Good with Children Yes
Good with Other Animals Yes
Indoor / Outdoor Living Indoor
Grooming Daily
Feeding Normal Diet
Size Large

Old English Sheepdog Description

The Old English Sheepdog is a large and muscular dog, with a deep chest and small ears. They are quite comical to observe as their eyes appear to be hidden by their fur. They can be blue, grey or blue merle and are generally marked with white.

Old English Sheepdog Character

They are a friendly breed and adore children. They are loyal and protective and also very fearless making them a terrific watchdog. They are a large dog though and do have a tendency to play a little rough at times, so caution must be taken when there are very small children around.

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.