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Question About Australian Shepherd That Is Grey and White

I have an Australian Shepherd that is grey and white. He looks like a red bi Aussie except where the red would be he is grey. Does anyone know if this

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United States, Texas, League City, 1.5 Years, Apollo

1.5 year old male Mini Aussie. He is 35 pounds and is a very sweet dog. He loves to play with other dogs and kids. He is crate trained and house trained.

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A Dog Fence Window Can Give Your Australian Shepherd a New Outlook

With a dog fence window your Aussie can see what's going on in the world and stop them from barking, digging, or pacing the fence line out of frustration because they can't see what's on the other side.

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Miniature Australian Shepherd Coat and Grooming Question

I have a Miniature Australian Shepherd that is five years old. She seems to have way too much fur for her frame even after professional grooming. I have

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Australian Shepherd Coat Troubles

Hey everyone! My dog's name is Luna. She's a red merle and I was wondering what coat would suit her. Her coat is very strange because it varies depending

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Australian Shepherd Chewing/Biting Issue

I have a 16-week-old male Australian Shepherd. From the day we got him at 8 weeks he has been a big fan of chewing on his people and not toys. We have

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Australian Shepherd Spraying

When my Australian Shepherd gets scared he sprays and has an awful smell. What can be done to have him quit doing that?

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Deaf Rescue "Keller Mae"

Keller Mae is the result of poor parental pairing, bad genes... At 2 1/2 years of age she was left at an SPCA where I had my name in after loosing my 13

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8-Week-Old Puppies With Neurological Disease

My dog had had seven puppies two months ago. Five of them are great and going into their new families soon. But two of them seem to have a problem. My

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Why Choose All Natural Dog Food for Your Australian Shepherd?

All natural dog food sounds great, but finding a food that merits this description can be a daunting task. So, where does that leave dog owners and is it necessary to choose natural food for your pet?

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6-Month-Old Australian Shepherd Pees and Poops Inside After a Walk

Hi everyone, My brother has a 6-month-old black tri Aussie and he keeps peeing and pooping in the house. He would take the dog for a walk, where he would

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USA, FL, 10 Months Old

I have a 10-month-old Australian Shepherd that I need to find a rescue for. I got him off of Craigslist and was not told about his issues with aggression

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What Color Is My Australian Shepherd?

My 3-month-old male Australian Shepherd looks like he has blue merle in him. He has one blue eye and one brown. One side of his face is white with patches

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What Is the Ideal Weight for a Mini Aussie?

Hello All, I'm new here. I recently rescued a dog and just got the results to his DNA test. It turns out he is a purebred Mini Aussie. Which is odd...

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My Maybel

This is my 10-year-old girl Maybel. She doesn’t act like she’s 70 (human years) and would be happier with me running errands, going on hikes, playing frisbee,

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My Aussies, Savanna & Sierra

Savanna & Sierra

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Any Puppy Tips or Reassurance for New Australian Shepherd Mix Owner?

I just got an Australian Shepherd mix puppy though he looks (and maybe acts) like mostly Aussie. He's often a very good boy but his endless energy has

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Australian Shepherd Mix Herding and Nipping When Walking

Help! My Australian Shepherd/Border Collie mix is 13 weeks old and is exhibiting very intense herding nipping behaviors, especially towards bare legs.

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How Much Should I Feed My 40 Pound, 2 Year Old, Female Mini Aussie Daily So She Stops Gaining?

How much should I feed my female Miniature Australian Shepherd daily? She is 2 years old and weighs 40 pounds. I’m afraid of her getting heavier.

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Australian Shepherd Alone Time: How Long Is Too Long?

I don't have an Australian Shepherd yet, and I've been trying to convince the rest of my family to buy one someday. However, my family's only problem is

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Australian Shepherd With Excessive Shedding

Hi all! Yes, I know Australian Shepherds shed A LOT! This is my second Aussie, so I am familiar with shedding. My girl is 3 years old and NOT spayed. This

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My 10-Week Old Miniature Australian Shepherd Is a Bit Aggressive Towards My Son

I have a sweet 10-week-old Miniature Australian Shepherd, Daisy Mae, who is starting to show some aggressiveness towards my 12-year-old son. If she's resting

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Australian Shepherd CCL Surgery

Our beautiful Aussie, Trip, is scheduled for CCL surgery. Our vet says no leg brace after surgery and I am worried about her causing damage after the surgery

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Should My Australian Shepherd Walk in Front of or Behind Me When Hiking?

I’ve been told that my Australian Shepherd should walk behind me on hikes but my feet kept getting caught on his leash. Is it ok if he walks in front of

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Australian Shepherd With Leash Aggression

I adopted a 9-year-old Australian Shepherd 6 months ago. Based on her dog profile from her former owner, she's never had any obedience training and has

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Me and My Girlfriend Are Wondering if Our Australian Shepherd Puppy Is Purebred

We bought an Australian Shepherd from Craigslist. This is our first one and we love him to death but we didn’t get papers. We are just wondering if he

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Almost 10-Month-Old Australian Shepherd Barking at Kids

My Australian Shepherd is barking and jumping at kids when they come over scaring them even when they are sitting still. No matter what we do he doesn't

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Breeding Black Tri and Blue Merle Tri Australian Shepherd

I have a blue merle tri and I was wanting to breed him with a black tri, but the mom of the black tri was a blue merle and the mom of mine was a blue merle.

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7-Month-Old Australian Shepherd Behavior Correction

I have a beautiful 7-month-old red tri named Ziggy. He is very active and plays with his littermate regularly, is trained on all the basic commands as

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Australian Shepherd Color and Temperament Question

Is there any noticeable temperamentdifference between the different colors, or is it based only on the difference between each individual puppy? Thank

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