Shetland Sheepdog Physical Appearance
Considering to own a Shetland Sheepdog and wondering what is the general appearance of Shetland Sheepdog or what are the popular colours of a Shetland Sheepdog?
Know more about the colors, weight and height of Shetland Sheepdogs from this page.
Consider the personality traits and appearance of the Shetland Sheepdog, as this breed is not for everyone. Use this information below to see if a Shetland Sheepdog would suit your lifestyle and household.
- 13-16 inches (33-41 cm)
- 14-27 pounds (6-12 kg)
Size of Shetland Sheepdog: The Shetland Sheepdog is a small sized dog.
Height of Shetland Sheepdog:
Weight of Shetland Sheepdog:
- Black & White
- Merle & White
- Sable & White
- White & Tan
- Merle & White
The Popular Colours of Shetland Sheepdogs
Shetland Sheepdog Information
The Shetland sheepdog is extremely bright, sensitive and willing to please. This combination makes for a dog that is very obedient, quick to learn and utterly devoted to its family. It is not only gentle, playful, amiable and companionable, but also excellent with children, although it can nip at heels in play. It is reserved and often timid toward strangers. It barks a lot.
What to do if you lose your Shetland Sheepdog
If your Shetland Sheepdog 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 missing pet on the Local Facebook Lost Pets Groups Here.
3. Visit the nearby vets to see if someone has brought in your lost pet.
4. Call 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 Shetland Sheepdog
If you find a Shetland Sheepdog or any other pet and it does not have an identification tag with a phone number, you can:
1. Report the found pet details at Pet Reunite website here.
2. Report the missing pet on the Local Facebook Lost Pets Groups.
3. Phone the Local Authority to collect the lost animal.
4. Take the animal to the local Animal Shelter assigned to your area.
5. Take the animal to the local Vet who usually scan the animal’s microchip and phone 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.