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Whats the difference between Rough Collies and Shetland Sheepdogs?

Discussion in 'Dog Chat' started by Baby Bordie, Jul 20, 2009.


  1. Baby Bordie

    Baby Bordie PetForums VIP

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    As the title says, whats the difference?

    Thanks James. :D
     
  2. kristy

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    my guess is a rough collie is a larger breed:D lol dont know:rolleyes:
     
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    Lol was worth a go.... :p
     
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    :001_tt2: well i had the right idea, although just looked it up and they are no relation, shetland sheepdogs are a form of cross breed collie that was bred and although they look very alike the rough collie is a total different breed.
    try and make myself look a little more inteligent:cool:
     
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    :cool: You are very cool... Lol, so am i... :cool::cool::cool: Thanks for that info, im still getting a sheltie though... :D:D
     
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    kristy PetForums Member

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    awe there lovely dogs, i think i would have to go for a blue merle if i was allowed one..not alowed one though:cursing:
     
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    What's the difference? About 24cm in height :p - only kidding, they are totally different breeds aas other people have already pointed out.
     
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    Thats the one im getting, they are sooo cute... But only getting on in December... :(
     
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    This is my RC Angel

    As a pup
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    As she is today.
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    Awww shes very cute, and i love that first photo.... :D I can see that they are much bigger than the shelties... Thanks for that....

    James.
     
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    Oh, and there was me thinking it was only size that counts;) i've owned a rough collie but not a sheltie.;):D:D
     
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    Well Dynamite comes in small packages.... ;)
     
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    pmsl, but they say all good things come in small packages too.;):confused:
     
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    Their coats are alot of work as well.
     
  16. Baby Bordie

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    Indeed they do... And im small, and good! :D Its not how big it is, its how you use it! :p:p:001_tt2:
     
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    :001_tt2::001_tt2::001_tt2: lmao nice one.;):D
     
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    Why thank you, my mum has told me alot of these when i was fed up of being small... :D
     
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    lol on a serious note, i have a picture somewhere of my rough collie i will try and find it for you.:D:D
     
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    Thank you! :D:D:D
     
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