Are Collies Friendly Or Dangerous To Strangers?
Thinking to get a Collie and want to know whether Collie are friendly or aggressive to strangers?
According to pet experts, Collie Dogs score out of 5 in the scale of breeds that are considered the friendliest dogs to strangers.
When it comes to selecting a pet dog, you possibly want one that is friendly, whether that's toward people, other pets, or both. Put simply, a happy-go-lucky pooch that gets along with everyone.
While most pet dogs are certainly fond of people, some are very sociable and love to meet new people all the time. Kindness doesn't necessarily depend upon breed. The majority of dogs are friendly if they have been exposed to new people, places, and adventures as they were growing up.
So, essentially, you can make any pet dog into a friendly dog if you ensure they have an active social life and a happy home. Nearly all pet dogs will be social with their owners, but some breeds were bred as guardians and can be wary and even aggressive toward strangers.
Top 5 Friendly Dog Breeds
2. Poodles very active, social, and intelligent dogs that make incredible companions. They do very well in a range of different dog sports and delight in the company of people, friend or stranger.
3. Pug is so adored partially due to its looks, but also because of its wonderful personality. Pugs are extremely social, they love everyone and get along very well with other animals.
4. Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is one of the smallest spaniels, the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel was bred primarily as a buddy and lapdog. Because of this, they are incredibly friendly with their families and strangers, happily meeting as many new people as they can.
5. Boxer was originally bred as a guard dog in Germany, but there are very few working Boxers left. Today, most are energetic, smart family companions that are great for individuals and families alike. They are very social dogs and enjoy meeting and playing with new people and other dogs.
Collies are impressive dogs; friendly, highly-intelligent, proud, and beautiful. They are great at understanding human's moods and they are very fond of children, making them ideal family pets. Collies require daily exercise and human interaction to be happy. Gentle training is all that is required for a Collie to learn easily and quickly. They have historically been and continue to be beloved family companions.
What to do if you lose your Collie
If your Collie Dog or any other pet has gone missing and it does not have an identification tag with a phone number, you can:
1. List your missing pet details at Pet Reunite website here.
2. List the lost pet on the Local Facebook Lost Pets Groups Here.
3. Visit the local vets to see if anyone has handed in your missing pet.
4. Phone the RSPCA or Visit the RSPCA Lost Pets website and complete a Lost Pet Report.
5. Visit Lost Pets Pages of Animal Shelters.
What to do if you find a lost Collie
If you find a Collie Dog or any other pet and it does not have an identification tag with a phone number, you can:
1. List the found pet details at Pet Reunite website here.
2. Report the missing pet on the Local Facebook Lost Pets Groups.
3. Call the Local Council to collect the lost animal.
4. Take the pet to the local Animal Pound near to your area.
5. Take the animal to the local Vet who normally scan the animal’s microchip and contact the registered pet owner.
Laws Regarding Missing Pets
1. It is against the law to keep any animal that you find.
2. Pets are generally considered property and it is illegal to take and keep someone else’s property.
3. You must contact your local animal control unit and file a FOUND AN ANIMAL report for any dog or cat you find.
4. To reclaim your lost dog, cat or other pet from the animal shelter you must pay a release fee.
5. If your dog or cat is unregistered, you will have to register your pet before you can take it home.