How much do bearded collie puppies cost?
How much do bearded collie puppies cost?
The average Beardie pup costs between $1500 – $2500, depending on where you are geographically. Seems like a lot of money. But then you can’t put a price on love or on a family member. Genetic testing is expensive; proving the parents’ worth as quality dogs is expensive.
Are Bearded Collies good dogs?
They function today as excellent family companions, show dogs, working sheepdogs, or even all three. Because of their energy and quickness Bearded Collies are well suited to competing in obedience, rally, agility, and other dog sports. They’re highly affectionate and can even make good pets for novice dog parents.
How big do Bearded Collies get?
20 to 22 inches
Bearded collies are medium-sized dogs, ranging in height from 20 to 22 inches and in weight from 50 to 60 pounds (20 to 25 kilograms). They are longer than they are tall and underneath the coat are very lithe, athletic dogs.
Are Bearded Collies family dogs?
What kind of coat does a Bearded Collie have?
The coat is double with the undercoat soft, furry and close. The outercoat is flat, harsh, strong and shaggy, free from wooliness and curl, although a slight wave is permissible.
How much does a smooth coated Border Collie cost?
Smooth-coated Border Collie puppies for sale Since both the rough and smooth coat Border Collie is the same breed, they cost like every other Border dog. An average price of $600, but it can go up to $4,500 depending on the breeder’s location, the dog’s lineage, or if you’re looking for a pet or working Border Collie.
Where did the Bearded Collie breed come from?
One of the oldest herding breeds, the bearded collie is thought to be descended from some Polish lowland sheepdogs left in Scotland in the 1500s. These dogs then crossed with the local herding dogs to produce these herding dogs of the British Isles.
When to know if your Border Collie has a rough coat?
But since performance is what’s essential in this breed, any hue, shade, and amount of white are acceptable. One can see if a Border Collie puppy will have a rough coat or a smooth coat once they’re around five weeks of age and onwards.
Is a bearded collie a good family dog?
Can bearded collie be left alone?
the majority of Bearded Collies are pets or show dogs. be left alone on their own all day! Generally they like children very much and love to play, but one should remember that they are herding dogs that will chase and nip when excited, so play with young children should always be supervised.
How do I find a reputable collie breeder?
To find a responsible breeder, go to www.collieclubofamerica.org scroll down the home page to “Contacts” and click on the link for your state or the state nearest you to find the Collie Club of America District Director closest to you. An additional place to look is a local dog show.
Is a bearded collie hypoallergenic?
How big is a bearded collie?
18 – 27 kg
What is the lifespan of a bearded collie?
14 – 15 years
Bearded Collie/Life span
Are Bearded Collies hard to train?
As with most herding breeds, the Bearded Collie thrives on human companionship and having work to do. The work can range from obedience to agility to working sheep, but they do need training and attention. A few can be shy, so early socialization and a gentle, but firm hand in training are necessary.
Do bearded collies like to swim?
If you have a pool or live near a lake or a beach, the Beardie isn’t bred with swimming in mind. Most dogs can learn to swim, though, and this breed is included.
How much exercise does a Bearded Collie need?
Bearded Collies have high energy levels and need 1-2 hours of exercise per day. They enjoy playing games and will join in with plenty of enthusiasm, making them perfect family pets. Beardies require daily grooming to keep their beautiful long coat in good condition.
How much do rough collie puppies cost?
The current price of a well-bred rough Collie puppy is around $1,200 to about $1,500. Be very wary if you’re offered a puppy for a cheap price. It’s highly likely that the puppy has come from a so-called puppy mill.
How much is a smooth Collie?
You should budget anywhere from $2,200 upwards to $10,000 or even more for a Collie with top breed lines and a superior pedigree. The average cost for all Collies sold is $800.
Where can I find a bearded collie breeder?
Breeder Listings Kennel Name Breeder Name City State Website ALAMOS Jane & James Cooper Benton City Washington www.alamosanimate.com ALASHAW Beth White Sanger California ARLIN Arlene Fenney Lake Villa Illinois BLUE MOON Audrey Williams Flourtown Pennsyvania
Is the Bearded Collie Club of America private?
The listed BCCA members have signed the BCCA Code of Ethics. It is BCCA policy that the sale of Beardie puppies is a private matter between the purchaser and the breeder.
Can a BCCA guarantee a bearded collie puppy?
It is BCCA policy that the sale of Beardie puppies is a private matter between the purchaser and the breeder. As such, the BCCA cannot offer specific warranties or guarantees. We do suggest that all terms and/or conditions of sale are discussed thoroughly by you, as the potential purchaser, and the Beardie breeder.