The Shetland Sheepdog is related to the Rough Collie, both descended from Border Collies that inhabited Scotland. The Border Collies were brought to the Scottish island of Shetland and crossed with the Icelandic Yakkin, a small dog. By the Sheltie w
This shows the three primary colorings of the sheltie. Left to right they are: Blue Merle, Sable and Tri-color. There are other, more unique colorings that are usually some variation or combination of these three.
Shetland Sheepdog – Energetic and Playful – Pup Home
Shetland Sheepdog and Rough Collie - YES, separate breeds. one is a miniature being the Shetland Sheepdog like a MINI ME of the Original Rough Collie! Great for people who would love a full sized Collie but not the Room!