Border Collie Pyrenees

Border Collie Pyrenees

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:10-13 Years

Border Collie Pyrenees Build Information

The Border Collie Pyrenees is a large hybrid cross breed resulting from the mixing of the Border Collie and the Great Pyrenees. This mix means a highly intelligent dog that excels in herding and working. They have one of two coat types, either short and smooth or long and course, with color patterns ranging from mostly white/grey/cream to black and red tricolor.

Size:Large
Weight:> 65 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

This dog needs lots of attention and activities and is thus unsuitable for those with a sedentary lifestyle. They are highly intelligent animals and train up very easily, constantly needing new challenges so they don't get bored. Since they have lots of energy and are large, they need at least one hour of vigorous exercise daily and lots of mental stimulation.

Activity Level:Very Active
Guardian Skills:Yes

Appearance

Colors:Black, Chocolate, Cream, Gray, Tri-Color, White
Shedding:Moderate
Grooming:Medium Maintenance

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Breed Talents and Facts

Training:Easy
Jolly for Jogging:Yes
Ideal for Tracking:Yes
Dutiful Watchdog:Yes
Police Performer:Yes
Agile/Zippy:Yes
Obedient:Yes