Shollie

Shollie

Breed Characteristics

Group:Herding
Life Span:12-15 Years

Shollie Build Information

The Shollie is the result of mixing a German Shepherd with a Collie. The average height of a Shollie is 21 to 29 inches and they weigh 70 to 80 pounds. Their coats are short to medium and smooth to silky. The color of their coats can be black, tan, cream, sable, yellow, white, and brown. Shedding is moderate and mostly seasonal and it's best to brush them daily.

Size:Large
Length (Male):27-33 in.
Length (Female):22-24 in.
Weight:> 65 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

Shollies are high energy and will need plenty of exercise and room to run. They're also highly intelligent and need the mental stimulation that comes from training. They do best with an active family who has experience with high energy dogs. They are multi-talented and do well at agility, obedience, hunting, and herding. They also make great watch and guard dogs.

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

Appearance

Colors:Black, Black & Tan, Chocolate, Cream, Sable, White
Shedding:Moderate
Grooming:Medium Maintenance

Shollie 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
Hunting Companion:Yes
Herding Skills:Yes
Agile/Zippy:Yes
Obedient:Yes