Facts About Me
Breed Kelpie Border Collie Cross
Age 2 yrs 7 months
Size 23 kgs
More About Me
As Roger is very intelligent he needs mental stimulation like toys and human interaction. We recommend he is the only permanent dog. That way he can have all your attention.
He will not suit homes where residents are very young, frail, elderly, renters or time poor.
Medium - playful and moderately active. Can miss a daily walk if you play at home.
When ON a lead ...
Like most dogs he starts off pulling but settles.
When OFF a lead ...
Selective hearing. Recall needs some work.
Type of Yard Required
Medium to large or acreage. Secure and interesting.
Tolerance to Being Alone During the Day
Ok for full time workers.
Likes, Dislikes, Fears, Endearments and Quirks
Roger is very intelligent and keen to learn. When you rub his chest he will place his paw on your arm and his facial expressions soften with enjoyment. A sweet dog, sometimes cheeky, but eager to please. He likes lots of toys, affection, food and interacting with humans. He is possessive of his food around other dogs but is fine around humans.
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