You need to get to know a shetland sheepdog before you decide that this is the breed for you. Just because they are small dogs doesn’t mean they behave like other little canines, have the same instincts, traits or grooming requirements. You can never make any assumptions about the pooch you want to make your pet. You need to research and find out all that you can or else you risk making the wrong choice that has a disastrous outcome for you and the animal.
To get you started on your path of discovery, the following are some things you should know about your potential shetland sheepdog: Continue reading How To Choose A Shetland Sheepdog
Sheltie breeders that breed dogs for good reasons, such as to improve the line of the purebred and because they generally love the animal and want them to be the best they can be, are the only shetland sheepdog breeders you should deal with. You should never consider obtaining a sheltie puppy from any other source because there is no guarantee that these canines are physically and mentally healthy.
It is imperative that you find out if the person you are considering purchasing from is a legitimate breeder and not sheltie breeders who are simply in the business for the money, such as those who run puppy mills. This is a Continue reading Choosing Sheltie Breeders That Know About Their Dogs