Old English Sheepdog Profile
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Height: 56 - 60 cm (22 - 23.5 inches); Weight: 60-100 pounds
Hair is very long, with a waterproof under-layer. Allowable colors are blue or grey. The head, belly, and front quarters are white.
This dog is intelligent, social, and adaptable.
This dog gets along well with children, other dogs, and any household pets. Visitors will get a warm reception.
Regular thorough weekly grooming with a brush is required. Excessive hair around the pads of the feet must be trimmed and the ears must be kept clean.
Training must be gentle and consistent.
This breed needs a fair amount of exercise, but it will be fine if you miss a day. Old English Sheepdogs love to chase a ball around the yard.