Aussies are "people" dogs that thrive on human companionship.
Australian Shepherds are the most intelligent and versatile of all dogs, a true can-do-it -all.
Aussie's are not just a "farm" dog, they have proven themselves as service, search and rescue, therapy, guide dogs, Australian Shepherds are also amazing performance dog.
They love children and mostly love being with their family.
Aside from working, Aussies love the water, to go on walks, jog, play frisbee, flyball .......
They also like to keep a protective eye on his/her family and have a wonderful temperament.
There are 4 acceptable colors for Australian Shepherds...
BLACK, RED, BLUE OR RED MERLE
All with or without white markings and /or copper points.
Eyes can be brown, blue, amber or combination, and some will have flecks and marbling.
The Australian Shepherds male standard is 20" to 23" at the shoulder 50-65lb
And female standard is 18" to 21" 40-50lb
Life Span 20-18 years
Your Aussies coat is a medium texture and length.
Other than brushing a few times a week to remove dead coat and reduce shedding, plus routine care (nails, ears...) ,
The Australian Shepherd is a low maintenance in the grooming department.
A healthy Aussie coat sheds dirt and does not require a great deal of maintenance.
A happy Aussie is a good Aussie.
They are very intelligent and trainable dogs and excel in activities like flyball,
frisbee, agility and any thing that keeps their mind and body occupied.
Aussies are loyal family members with big hearts.
They love being with people. All Aussies make excellent watch dogs and are very protective of their family and property. If you do not have the time to spend with them, then a Aussie may not be the breed for you.
Please do the research before buying a Aussie.
We are a small breeder that strives to produce healthy and well socialized puppies that make a wonderful addition to your home.
Our Puppies have excelled in obedience, agility, tracking, service work and most of all Life-Time family companions.
We are located in the beautiful Central Oregon.
HIGH DESERT AUSSIES