Dog Breeds

Collie, Rough

The Collie, Rough or Rough Collie is a similar dog. This breed of dog was emerged from Scotland, United Kingdom. This breed of dog is found from medium to large size. This breed of dog is mainly used for herding purpose. This dog was introduced in the 1800s. It has become popular via a novel, movies, and television shows. This dog is an attractive breed of dog and it called by some other names Collie, Scottish Collie, English collie, Long-Haired Collie, lassie dog. Due to the appearance of the dog, it is chosen by the people as a pet. The dog is a very attractive breed of dog due to the color of the coat and length of hair.
The color of the coat of the Collie, Rough can be any from sable and white, mahogany, tan; blue merle, gray or mixed. The coat of the dog is dense and long too. The neck of the dog is rounded by the dense hair. The dog is Protective, Active, Loyal, Friendly, Gentle, Intelligent. The height and weight of the dog depend on the age and sex. The height of the male Rough Collie is from 22 to 24 inches and the height of the female Rough Collie is from to 20 to 22 inches. The weight of the male Rough Collie is from 45 to 65 pounds and the weight of the female Rough Collie is from to 40 to 55 pounds.
This breed of dog lives for 14 to 16 years long. This breed of dog is generally healthy and there is no any serious health problem is found but some common health problems you will find in any dog. Those problems are Dermatomyositis, Collie Eye Anomaly, Collie Nose, Nodular Granulomatous, Episclerokeratitis, Progressive Retinal atrophy, Hip Dysplasia, Drug Sensitivity and Allergies.

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