White factored dogs might be better classified with patterned white dogs, for, as Dr. If you're considering a watchdog, will a city full of suspicious "strangers" put him on permanent alert? I think you did a great job! Register a new account. People picked different puppies, but always for the same reason— it was distinct from the other puppies in the litter. I think they really stem from our own past and current experiences as well as TV, media, etc.
Most will avoid my beautiful, wonderful, fluffy, gorgeous high black heart dog, even if she is walking right up asking for attention and looking endearing. The Border Collie is a herding dog, which means he has an overwhelming urge to gather a flock. As I recall, at one time there were few chocolate lab guide dogs because they did not pass, not just that fewer were tried? Maybe just the second? Making people aware that black dogs can be harder to photograph might give people more reason to meet a dog that they want to get a better look at.
Border Collies: Everything You Need to Know About the Breed
In a predominantly tan-trim breed this makes true sable extremely likely to occur. You may email us at carole woolgather. Since personality is most important to me, I would go for temperament over color every time. Cody has a very thin, uneven stripe up his face see the avatar to the side. But it is a good start.
Border Collie mix if not purebred. Go with a low-sensitivity dog. Jordy has interesting "fly away" ears, and almost no blaze, and his collar does not go all around his neck. Coat Border Collies come in a variety of colors from red, merle, gold, and sable but are most iconically black with white markings on the ears and chest. Keeping up with the Border Collie's intense mental and physical stamina is exhausting, even exasperating, to an owner or family that wants a laid-back family pet. He must have a task, whether it's actually herding sheep or competing in dog sports.