Bearded Collies bear a passing resemblance to another of Britain’s droving dogs, the Old English Sheepdog. But beneath the coats, "Beardies" are the more lean and angular of the two.

  • Group: Herding Group
  • Personality: Bouncy, charismatic, friendly; smart, but also stubborn and independent
  • Energy Level: Very Active; Beardies are energetic, boisterous dogs who love outdoor exercise in all weather
  • Good with Children: Yes
  • Good with other Dogs: Yes
  • Shedding: Seasonal
  • Grooming: Weekly
  • Trainability: Independent
  • Height: 21-22 inches (male), 20-21 inches (female)
  • Weight: 45-55 pounds
  • Life Expectancy: 12-14 years
  • Barking Level: Likes To Be Vocal

Dog Size: Large

Kid Friendly? Yes

Genetic Dispositions: High Energy

Known Temperments: Food Motivated / Stubborn