Trying to decide between Australian Shepherds and Border Collies?
While there are many similarities, as these breeds both come from the Herding Group, there are also some significant differences.
The following graphic is what the AKC has to say about both breeds:
Breaking this all down in real life, what does this mean? What are the differences between Australian Shepherds and Border Collies? Superficially, it means things like both are herding dogs with keen intelligence and an astounding work ethic.
Aussies are a little bit more ruggedly built, they always have a double coat, they have fewer colors from which to choose. Both will shed year-round. Both […]