Sheltie Shepherd Breed Appearance
The Sheltie Shepherd is a large dog, between 55 and 65 pounds and standing about 25 inches tall. Their double coat is medium to long, straight, and thick. They can come in a multitude of colors such as black, brown, and white; tan, cream, and black; red, fawn, brown, black, pied, sable, pinto, merle, brindle, or any combination of these colors. They typically have the long muzzle of the Shetland Sheepdog with a black or brown nose, brown eyes, and an intelligent expression. They have a long body and graceful legs, a long, furry tail, and pointed ears that stand erect.