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Origin: United Kingdom
Color: Black, White, Blue, Blue Merle, Red Merle, Lilac, Brindle, Chocolate, Liver, Sable Merle, Gold, Red
Coat: Double coat, straight
Life expectancy: 10-17years
Temperament: Tenacious, Intelligent, Responsive, Energetic, Alert, Keen
Guarding potential: Very Good
Tendency to Drool: Low
Tolerance to Heat: Good
Tolerance to Cold: Very Good
Border collie are agile, intelligent and makes a excellent country dog.
In the past they were used for sheepherding and even used for search and rescue.
They always be protective to their family.
He can destructive when left alone or without company.
Socialization is required to go good with other pets and children .
You can still keep a Border collie in an apartment when you can keep the dog physically active and can give good companion.
The con is some have a compulsive behaviors like chasing bugs, being impatient and following light and shadows.