Eskland

Eskland

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:11-15 Years

Eskland Build Information

The Eskland is the result of the mixing of the American Eskimo and the Shetland Sheepdog purebreds. They are small to medium in size, weighing anywhere from 15-35 pounds. They often have the double coat of the Shetland Sheepdog, with a rough, waterproof exterior and a fluffy, soft inner coat. Esklands come in many different colors, including blue, brown, gray, and white mixtures.

Size:Medium

Behaviour and Personality

These dogs are lively, playful, and intelligent with an eagerness to please. They can be wonderful family pets, but should be socialized early for children and other pets. Esklands are very intelligent and learn quickly with gentle and positive reinforcement training. They are particularly skilled as watchdogs as they are wary of strangers. Exercise needs are moderate, Esklands enjoy daily walks and play with their owners.

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

Appearance

Colors:Black, Blue, Chocolate, Cream, Gray, Light Brown, Salt & Pepper, White
Shedding:Moderate
Grooming:Medium Maintenance

Eskland 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:Easy
Dutiful Watchdog:Yes