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Border Collie

Dog Border Collie

The Border Collie is a breed of sheepdog originating from the border region between England and Scotland. It is a medium-sized dog, with a height at the withers of 48 to 56 cm for males and 46 to 53 cm for females. The average weight generally varies between 15 and 20 kg. The Border Collie has a double coat, with a dense undercoat and a longer top coat. The coat may be smooth or slightly wavy. The most common colors include black and white, red and white, blue merle, and tricolor.

The Border Collie is famous for its exceptional intelligence. This is one of the most intelligent and responsive dog breeds. They are also very alert, agile and devoted to their family. He is an excellent herding dog. It is used for driving sheep and cattle. It can also be used as a blood search dog, assistance dog or companion dog.

The Border Collie is generally a healthy breed, but like all breeds, it can be predisposed to certain genetic conditions. Potential problems include eye disorders, hip problems and epilepsy.

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