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Miniature Australian Shepterrier

Miniature Australian Shepterrier

Breed Characteristics

Life Span:12-15 Years

Miniature Australian Shepterrier Build Information

The Mini Australian Shepterrier is a cross between the Australian Terrier and the Miniature Australian Shepherd. They are short and sturdy with short legs. Their coats can be many different colors, however, the most common are black, blue, white and brown.

Length (Male):13-20 in.
Length (Female):10-12 in.
Weight:15 - 25 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

The Shepterrier's are great for families with children because they are known for their affectionate, playful, loving and loyal behavior and personality. This breed is very sweet and can get along with other pets. Shepterriers are very low maintenance and grooming is only necessary once in awhile since they have very minimal shedding. When it comes to training, the Shepterrier is inclined to listen to commands from its owner. There will be fewer repetitions to obey commands since this breed is intelligent and can pick up orders quickly.

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


Colors:Black, Blue, Chocolate, White
Grooming:Low Maintenance
Coat Type:Silky

Miniature Australian Shepterrier 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

Herding Skills:Yes