As with most breeds females are typically slightly smaller than males standing 13 17 inches at the shoulders. Through the standardsized breed the smaller one shares the same history and development.
The miniature australian shepherd is a well balanced dog of medium size and bone.
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It is also why they promptly come to be attached at the hips of their preferred people. The miniature australian shepherd is a smaller version of the standard australian shepherd. See more ideas about miniature australian shepherd australian shepherd shepherd.
Breeders bred them down in size to produce a smaller dog and today continue to strive to produce a mirror image of the australian shepherd in a size that fits well into today s. Miniature australian shepherd 2 years old. Chase a happy mini australian shepherd smiles for the electronic camera.
Miniature australian shepherds are small sized dogs. Beautiful puppy purebred australian shepherd. Australian shepherd puppies love to please which is why they do so well with obedience training.
They will stand about 14 18 inches at the shoulders and can weigh up to 30 40 pounds. Sitting in front of white background miniature australian shepherd. Australian shepherd puppies can have golden green blue brown and even marbled irises.
Picture credit scores. A breeding program to develop the miniature australian shepherd north american miniature australian shepherd was begun in 1968 using small australian shepherds. Aug 20 2013 pictures of australian shepherds miniature australian shepherd puppies in texas.
Cute baby dog miniature australian shepherd puppy playing outdoors in summer. Sitting in lush green grass happy australian shepherd. However in the 1960s and 70s several people began breeding smaller aussies that stood 14 to 18 inches tall instead of the 18 to 23 inches of the original breed.
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