Sheepdogs and Cattle Dogs Archive

Caucasian Shepherd

The Caucasian Shepherd is a very large breed of dog originating from the Caucasian mountains. The breed was established during the USSR so it is registered as a Soviet dog. But more precisely it is from Georgia and it also appears in other countries ...Read More

Australian Kelpie

The Australian Kelpie, or simply a Kelpie, is a medium-sized dog originally developed for mustering and droving sheep. This is a sheep dog breed which was developed in Australia, but over the years has been exported to provide help with livestock into other countries. ...Read More

Bergamasco Dog Breed Facts

A Bergamasco, also called the Bergamasco Shepherd, is a large dog breed originating from Italy. It was developed in the Italian mountainous Alps region near the part called Bergamasco, from which it draws its name. The dog was originally developed to a herding dog, ...Read More

Bearded Collie

A Bearded Collie is a working type of a dog originating from Scotland. It is a medium sized dog and is now primarily used as a pet. There are few places where these dogs are still kept as working dogs. Originally they were developed ...Read More

Australian Shepherd

The Australian Shepherd, also called the Aussie, is a medium-sized working dog. The breed was actually developed in America, so the name may confuse people. But in all fairness, the dog does not have any connections with Australia at all. The breed originates form ...Read More

Australian Cattle Dog

The Australian Cattle dog is a medium sized dog with a short cat, developed in Australia. The purpose of developing this type of dog was to help the wealthy owners who had a lot of cattle. Thus they made this dog with a specific ...Read More


The Beauceron is a large type of a dog with a pointy head and pointy ears. It was bred as a working dog with and has its origins in the Northern parts of France. It is also a great guard dog and also found ...Read More

Bernese Mountain Dog

A Bernese mountain dog is a large and very versatile dog. It was bred in the Swiss Alps with a purpose to be a guard dog. But thanks to its body type and nature the dog was used for various other things, hence its ...Read More