Border Collie Stories
If you are a Border Collie lover, then you understand how special this breed of dog is. Border Collies are intelligent, loyal, and active dogs that make the perfect companion for anyone who loves to be outdoors.
Our Border Collie Stories page is dedicated to sharing heartwarming stories about this amazing breed, as well as providing helpful information that can help you take care of your furry friend.
Border Collie Stories
Coming soon! This section will feature stories submitted by Border Collie owners that highlight the unique personality and love that these dogs bring to their lives.
Check back often as we will be updating this section regularly with new stories!
While you wait, you can visit the main dog stories page by clicking here to read heartwarming stories about all types of dog breeds.
Frequently Asked Questions
What are 3 interesting facts about Border Collie?
Border Collies are highly intelligent and trainable dogs. Here are three interesting facts about them:
- They are recognized as the world’s premier sheep herding dog breed
- They have an incredible ability to learn and follow complex commands
- They have a unique stare known as “the eye” that can be used to control sheep
What age is a Border Collie the hardest?
Border Collies tend to be most challenging during their adolescence, which typically starts around 6-18 months of age. During this time, they can become more independent and may push boundaries as they try to establish their place in the family pack.
Do Border Collies love one person?
Border Collies are incredibly loyal dogs and have the potential to form strong bonds with one person. However, they are also known to have friendly and affectionate personalities that enjoy being around everyone in the family.
Do Border Collies remember you?
Yes, Border Collies are known for their excellent memory and may even remember people and places they have not seen in years.
What is the oldest age a Border Collie can live?
The oldest Border Collie on record lived to be 27 years old. However, the average lifespan of a Border Collie is 10-14 years.
What is a Border Collie’s favorite game?
Border Collies love to play, and their favorite game is typically fetch or frisbee.
What is the average weight of a Border Collie?
The average weight of a Border Collie is 30-45 pounds for males and 27-42 pounds for females.
What is the most common Border Collie color?
The most common Border Collie colors are black and white, followed by red and white and tri-color.
Can a Border Collie understand your feelings?
Border Collies are incredibly intuitive dogs that are often sensitive to their owner’s emotions. They may even try to comfort you if they sense you are upset.
Are Border Collies good guard dogs?
Border Collies are more likely to bark than to bite and are generally not considered to be good guard dogs. However, their protective instincts may kick in if they sense a threat to their family.
Does Border Collie shed?
Yes, Border Collies are moderate shedders. They have a double coat that sheds seasonally, so regular brushing is recommended to help keep their fur under control.
Are Border Collies good with kids?
Border Collies are generally good with kids and can be loving and patient companions. However, as with any breed, it is important to supervise interactions between children and dogs and to teach children how to be gentle and respectful around animals.
What is the most common cause of death in Border Collies?
Cancer is the most common cause of death in Border Collies, accounting for 23.6% of deaths according to a study by the UK Kennel Club.