|Life Span:||12-15 Years|
Queensland Heeler Build Information
The Queensland Heeler is also known as the Australian Cattle Dog. It is a medium breed that stands 17 to 20 inches and weighs 33 to 49 pounds. They come in two color types, blue and red, and can have white, tan or black markings throughout.
|Length (Male):||19-25 in.|
|Length (Female):||14-16 in.|
|Weight:||26 - 40 lbs|
Behaviour and Personality
They were bred as a cattle herding dog and are very active as pets. They need a lot of activity to keep them happy and a large yard. They do well with older children but might try to herd and nip at the heels of younger children. They need training and socialization early on to help them adjust to new people and situations.
|Activity Level:||Moderately Active|
|Affection Level:||Moderate Affectionate|
|Dominating or Submissive?:||Dominating|
|Good to Other Pets:||Moderate Friendly|
|Kid Friendliness:||Moderate Friendly|
|Colors:||Black, Chocolate, Cream, Salt & Pepper|
Queensland Heeler 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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