Do you have a dog at home or are you going to keep one at home? As dogs are cute and smart, best friends of human being, keeping a dog can make a family complete. So, if you still consider the kinds of dogs you want to pet or adopt, how about collie? Collie is one of the greatest breeds and do you want to know more about Collie? This article will give you some informations of Collie.
Collie is a distinctive type of herding dog that is a native of Scotland, mostly of the highland regions. She is a sensitive and intelligent dog, known for undying loyalty and amazing ability to foresee her owner’s needs. Although this dog is large and active, she is both elegant and graceful, appearing to float over the ground as it runs. Marked characteristics include the beautiful coat of the rough variety and the breed’s lean wedge-shaped head, the coat can be rough or smooth and the four accepted colors are sable and white, tri-color, blue merle and white. The best-known Collie is, the famous Lassie.
The true popularity of the breed came about during 1860’s when Queen Victoria visited the Scottish Highlands and fell in love with the breed. The Collie is a devoted family dog, especially with children. Although they require daily walk, they can also be couch potatoes. Despite the Rough Collie’s immense coat, they only need to brush about once a week. Hence, you need to prepare pet dog brush which is only for her, slicker brushes are just the right ones for medium to long-haired or curly-haired dogs to remove mats and keep their fur clean. However, the need for brushing may increase in shedding season. Collies are also a very clean breed and are noted for not having a doggie odor.
Since now, you may know more about Collie, is she the one you want to pet? No matter which types of breeds you decide to pet, to be responsible to your furry friend, you should prepare all the dog supplies she/he needs and love her/him forever.