IRON DOG - DOG MINDING, TRAINING, WALKING, FOOD, TREATS & ACCESSORIES

Breed of the Week

This week we look at one of Australia’s classic working dog, The Australian Shepherd

Australian Shepherd

Breed of the Week

Name :    Australian Cattle Dog  

Purpose : Companion guardian, obedience, agility and herding

Lifespan: 12  Years

Weight Range : 16-20Kg

Height Range: 43-51cm

Temperament:

 Feerless & determined

 Robust, independent and stubborn

Training :

Challenging  mental stimulation and Vigorous exercise

Tends to nip at heels of children and other dogs

can have problems in urban environments without proper exercise

Requires firm handling

Health:  Hip Dysplasia   & OCD

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