Food should be high quality and owners should avoid unhealthy ingredients such as wheat gluten and food dyes. Generally border collie german shepherd mix considered to be quite a healthy dog but again there are some conditions that the crossbreed is vulnerable to.
Aside from dry food a raw diet made of various raw meats bones.
Border collie husky german shepherd mix. The quest for the ultimate large dog with a combination of athleticism agility and a protective and playful nature may have been the driving force in creating this crossbreed. These two intelligent herding dog breeds are athletic and agile with a tendency to be protective towards their family. The shollie has become a favorite designer dog over the last two decades.
The border collie german shepherd mix s origin. The border collie german shepherd mix puppy needs 8 of fat in his diet. However fat intake should be reduced by 3 when he becomes an adult to achieve a healthy weight.
Many shelters have border collie lab mix dogs or another favorite mix of mine border collie husky german shepherd mix just waiting for a forever home. While i haven t found a border collie husky mix rescue group there are both border collie and husky specific groups out there. The dog has a large strong muscular body and a lean build much like its german shepherd parent.
The german shepherd border collie mix or shollie is a cross between the german shepherd dog and the border collie. You can also contact breed specific rescue groups. German shepherd border collie mix appearance.
The list includes a wide range of eye diseases hip dysplasia bloat and epilepsy. On average male shollies weigh around 75 to 80 pounds and stand about 22 to 29 inches tall. German shepherd border collie mix puppies can make loyal and trainable family pets.
Shollies usually have a short to medium coat that looks quite similar to its german. To know more about the border collie german shepherd mix let us peek into the history and.