According to its size, the weight of the Bearded Collie female at 3 months should be between 7. At 6 months, the Bearded Collie female weighs on average between Add your dog's weighings and compare them to other registered dogs.
Join Now. A fun-loving, bright dog, the bearded collie is known for being quick witted and lively. They need plenty of exercise and can almost be friendly to a fault.
A landrace breed is a widespread, domesticated, locally-adapted, traditional variety of a species that has developed over time. The Scotch Collieancestor of many collie breeds today, may be considered a landrace breed. The Rough Collie, the Border Collie, and the Bearded Collie are all purebred breeds which have been developed from this landrace collie that has been known in northern Britain for hundreds of years or longer.
The AKC has grouped all of the breeds that it registers into seven categories, or groups, roughly based on function and heritage. Breeds are grouped together because they share traits of form and function or a common heritage. The Bearded Collie is a medium sized dog with a medium length coat that follows the natural lines of the body and allows plenty of daylight under the body. The body is long and lean, and, though strongly made, does not appear heavy.
The Bearded Collie is a Scottish herding dog with a long, shaggy coat and an exuberant, intelligent personality. Nowadays the majority of Bearded Collies are pets or show dogs, but they are also still used for herding on farms in Britain, as their style of working is particularly suited to cattle and hill sheep. Beardies can be found in a wide selection of coat lengths and colour shades, with white collie markings which also vary considerably.
Renown for their great sense of humour, the Bearded Collie makes for a great family dog. They are an active and intelligent breed that originated in Scotland hundreds of years ago as faithful herding dogs. According to legend, in a Polish merchant named Kazimierz Grabski, reportedly traded a shipment of grain for sheep in Scotland and brought six Polish Lowland Sheepdogs to move them.
There were probably originally two types of Bearded Collie. One was smaller and lighter boned and was used for herding flocks in the Highlands and for huntaways. Huntaways involved the dog and the shepherd working behind the sheep and having the dog work back and forth, barking continuously.
Owned by Sandy Weiss. The Bearded Collie is a medium-sized, strong working dog. The body is long and lean. The head is large, broad and flat with a moderate stop.
The Bearded Collie or Beardie is said to have originated in Scotland in the 's when traders brought Lowland Polish Sheepdogs to the area. Locals were so impressed with their herding abilities that they were an immediate success. They were cross bred with local Scottish Sheepdogs to produce the Bearded Collie we know today.
The Bearded Collie is a medium sized breed of dog that is bouncy, charismatic and intelligent. Originally bred as a driving and herding dog in Scotland, today the Bearded Collie is often kept as a companion and excels in modern dog sports due to its athletic nature. The breed has a long shaggy coat, which is extremely weatherproof, but needs regular brushing to stop it becoming matted.