The sweet, intelligent, and loyal Collie is a Scottish legend.

Vital Stats

Height: 22 to 26 inches at shoulder
Weight: 50 to 70 pounds
Coat: long and harsh; or short and dense
Life span: 10 to 14 years

The Collie is a native of Scotland, mostly of the Highland regions but also bred in the Scottish Lowlands and northern England, where she was used primarily as a herding dog. She is a sensitive and intelligent dog, known for her undying loyalty and amazing ability to foresee her owner’s needs.

She is a great family companion, and is still a capable herding dog. Full Collie profile on
[usrlist “Affectionate with family:5” “Amount of shedding:4” “Cold tolerance:4” “Dog friendly:4” “Intelligence:4” “Friendly toward strangers:4” “Watchdog ability:4” “Mouthiness:3” “Need for exercise:3” “Drooling potential:3” “Ease at being home alone:2” “Easy to groom:2” “Vigor:2” “General health:1”]