Day: May 6, 2021

The Scottish Sheepdog

By BarkUpToday The Collie, also known as the Scotch Collie, or Scottish Sheepdogs, was bred as a multipurpose farm dog. This super-friendly dog breed is well known for its herding abilities. The name Collie is derived from the Scottish word black sheep, Colley. History This herding dog breed became popular in the early 20th century after Queen Victoria favored…

The South African Boerboel. South African Mastiff

By BarkUpToday Image Credit: Pixabay Alternative Names: South African Mastiff, African Mastiff Country of Origin: South Africa Group: Kennel Union Club of South Africa-KUSA AKC– Working Group Height Males: 24-27 inches Females: 22-25 inches Weight       Females 92-105 pounds Males 125-145 pounds Activity Level: Moderate ( loves swimming) Special Needs: None. Lifespan: 9-13 years In 2010 the…

The Differences Between Czech & American Shepherds

By BarkUpToday Image Credit: Wiki The Differences Between East and West German Shepherd Lines and The American German Shepherd Lines You might be thinking: Is there any difference? Start thinking temperament, confirmation, coloring, and movement. So you’re undecided on which line of pups is best for you and your family—asking yourself first if you want a working…