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Bearded Collie

Breed Standards for the Bearded Collie

General Appearance and Coat:

Its coat is double with a soft, furry undercoat. The outer coat is flat, harsh, and fairly straight; it is sufficient to protect the dog

Head and Neck:

Beard, large, wide-set eyes with soft expression, framed by long eyebrows, broad flat skull

Hind Quarters:

Level top line, low-set tail carried low, with slight upward curve at end

Special Characteristics:

Any shade of gray or chocolate, white may appear as a blaze, or on tail tip, feet and chest, tan points may also occur


Lively and playful, full of enthusiasm and energy

 Bearded Collie