Tag: Australian Cattle Dog

Texas Heeler! Australian Cattle Dog Cross Australian Shepherd

Photo Credit.Pet Your Dog: Origin:Texas History: The Texas Heeler can be both a cross between the Australian Cattle Dog and the Australian Shepherd, or a cross between the Australian Cattle Dog and the Border Collie.They were bred for farm work and their unique ability to herd cattle.The Texas Heeler is used in many dog sports…

Blue Heeler. Australian Cattle Dog

Photo Credit:Alpha Coders Alternative Names: Australian Cattle Dog,Heeler, Queensland Heeler,Red Heeler Origin:Australia Group:UKC/AKC History:The Blue Heeler was bred by Australian cattle ranchers who needed a cattle dog or herding dog that could go long distances.The Cattle Dog’s direct ancestor was the Hall’s Heeler.This great dog was developed from a cross of the dingo and the…