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The Shetland Sheepdog is related to the Rough Collie, both descended from Border Collies that inhabited Scotland. The Border Collies were brought to the Scottish island of Shetland & crossed with the Icelandic Yakkin, a small dog. By 1700, the Sheltie was completely developed. The dogs were used to herd & guard the sheep flocks of the Shetlands. Extremely smart, it excels at obedience competition. Some of the Sheltie’s talents include:herding, watchdog, agility, competitive obedience

The Shetland Sheepdog is related to the Rough Collie, both descended from Border Collies that inhabited Scotland. The Border Collies were brought to the Scottish island of Shetland & crossed with the Icelandic Yakkin, a small dog. By 1700, the Sheltie was completely developed. The dogs were used to herd & guard the sheep flocks of the Shetlands. Extremely smart, it excels at obedience competition. Some of the Sheltie’s talents include:herding, watchdog, agility, competitive obedience

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