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Why Does My Aussie Whine When I Get Ready?

When I get ready, for just about anything, my 10 month old Australian Heeler whines. When I put my makeup on, she whines the entire time. Same when I'm

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Chloe is an Australian Heeler, part Australian Shepherd and part Blue Heeler. Everybody who meets her falls instantly in love at the sight of her huge,

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Aussies And Yards Without Fences

I have a very young Australian Shepherd, and we just moved into a home that does not have the best fence. In some places, the fence is only about 3 feet

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My Best Friend, Maddie

Maddie is an exceptional girl. She is 2 1/2 red merle. She had her first litter of pups on Valentines day. She had thirteen and raised 12. She only lost

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Dr. Steve Oliver... aka Steve!

Steve is my 7th Aussie. (humor) This nasty dog was brought back b/c his back feet are pidgin toed. Two litters on the way, and an 8 month old useless dog.

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Maggie the Magnificent

This is Maggie Mae, a 5 year old red merle female we have loved since the day we got her at 8 weeks of age. She is my running companion, special friend,

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Buckley & Cooper

A friend of mine lost these two beautiful Aussie boys within a time span of a few days. A group of friends gathered and asked me to paint their portrait

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Ezra and Splash

Our Aussie's are 5 year old step brother and sister. This picture was taken at the end of our driveway in Seebert WV. Our soon to be new home. Splash is

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My Aussie's Skin Problems

He is a lovely red Merle. At about 7 years old, he developed, after boarding, 2 red sores or lesions that would look like a bite from either a snake or

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Rescued an Aussie—Need Tips

I am just looking for some resources and someone to talk to about this surprise addition to our pack. Here is the story of Lucky (so far). This morning

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Australian Shepherd Photo of the Month

The Australian Shepherd Photo of the Month Archive. Did you miss the photo of the month? Submit your own photo too.

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Wild Child 9 Month Old Mini Aussie

We have a 9 month 38 lb Mini Aussie (Bruno). He is a wild child. Will he calm with age?

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Pooping Outside

Hello :) My husband and I just got a 15 week old miniature Australian Shepherd from a breeder this past Thursday. He's been doing great so far. The only

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Sleepy Aussie

My 1.5 year old Aussie doesn't like to play, isn't incredibly interested in treats, and I'd say she's interested in me about 85% of the time. However my

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Puppy In Heat

Our little girl Aussie went into heat this morning. My husband was outside for about an hour and came back in to a mess of blood and that she has pooped!

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Schatzi Our "Good Girl"

I can't believe she's a year old, I adopted her from Craigslist. I knew when reading the ad without even a picture she was our girl. Shy and calm with

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My Roaming Aussies

Hello. I have two Australian Shepherds, both rescues acquired about one year apart. The alpha girl, 8 now, is very playful and loves to roam around our

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Leaving Two Australian Shepherds Alone In The House

I have a male and female 6 month olds from same litter. They were trained from 6 weeks to sleep together in a crate but are too big to do that any more.

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Sprayed by Skunk

If your Australian was sprayed by a skunk PLEASE help! Our Aussie got sprayed by a skunk a few nights ago. That morning we bathed her with Odormute.

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Eating/Chewing Problems

My 6 month old male Aussie acts like he is always starving, gets fed well, and eats holes in walls, chairs, doors etc. What is wrong? He won't even touch

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Madelyn Snow - Don't Discard the White Aussies!

I adopted Madelyn Snow in June (2014). She's around 2 years old. I'd had an Aussie and a mixed Aussie before that and find them to be the breed for me.

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We live on a sailboat with our Aussie. He's courageous and jaunty, just a great dog! He fell off the dock several times and quickly learned his lesson.

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Proper Way To Socialize Puppy?

I have a 3 month old Mini Aussie and need advice on socializing. He is ok with people but scared of other dogs. I found a dog park near our house and

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My Aussie Hates Grooming

I have a 4 year old girl since she was a new pup. She has always hated a brush or comb. I run her off leash several miles everyday. Burrs are a constant

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Australian Shepherd Photos

Australian Shepherd Photos. Check out the Australian Shepherd Photo Gallery of the #1 Aussie Website.

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Free Agility Plans - Free Do-It-Yourself Dog Agility Obstacle Equipment Plans

Free Agility Plans. You can do-it-yourself, build homemade inexpensive and affordable dog agility equipment.

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Need Examples of Jobs for Australian Shepherds

Everyone keeps saying that Aussies need a job but no one can seem to give me concrete examples of what those jobs could be - aside from herding sheep,

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Dry Skin Problem

Hi, my new Aussi puppy has been scratching and biting herself a lot and also seems to have a bit of dandruff. I was just wondering if she might be allergic

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Question About Blue Eyes On A Red Tri

So I know the BET gene is rare. I also know that eyes can change over the first few months of a pups life. So, with that said, how do breeders selling

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To Crate? Or Not To Crate?

I am going to be a first time Aussie owner in 2 weeks! We are a family of 4 (children ages 6, and 15), we live on 4 acres, and I work from home. I have

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