Border Springer

Border Springer

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:12-14 Years

Border Springer Build Information

The Border Springer is a medium sized dog resulting from the crossing of the Border Collie and the Springer Spaniel. They have double coats that ranges from short to moderate in length and commonly comes in black and brown tricolors or bi-colors of white and black, brown, blue, sable or Merle.

Size:Medium
Weight:26 - 40 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

These dogs have very sweet, affectionate personalities and highly sociable though they can be wary of strangers. They have are not hyperactive, but need a semi-demanding daily exercise routine that includes vigorous jogging or agility. Training comes fairly easily and they're happy learning new tricks, especially for rewards. They can be good family dogs and other pets are okay, except birds.

Activity Level:Very Active
Affection Level:Affectionate
Energy Level:Active
Kid Friendliness:Friendly

Appearance

Colors:Black, Blue, Chocolate, White
Shedding:Seasonal
Grooming:Medium Maintenance
Coat Type:Water-Repellent

Border Springer Pet Insurance

When adding a dog or cat to your family you want to make sure your pet is happy, healthy and protected. During its lifetime your pet is exposed to many illnesses and diseases and some breeds are affected by a congenital disease which is a condition existing at birth. At these moments when your pet is ill or maybe needs surgery, you want to be protected for the unexpected and high veterinarian costs.

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Breed Talents and Facts

Training:Moderately easy to train
Hunting Companion:Yes
Jolly for Jogging:Yes
Ideal for Tracking:Yes
Agile/Zippy:Yes
Obedient:Yes