Australian Cattle Dog
Breed Standard for the Australian Cattle Dog
The Australian Cattle Dog is of moderate build, enabling it to combine great endurance with bursts of speed and extreme agility necessary in controlling unruly cattle.
Medium-sized, oval eyes; Broad skull; rather small pricked ears
Set low, hanging in slight curve
Blue or blue-mottled with or without other markings; red speckled.
Weight: 35 – 45 lb
Height: Male: 18 – 20”; Female 17 – 19”
Smart, hardy, independent, stubborn, tenacious, energetic, and untiring.