Only the Border collie is ideal for novice pet parents. A mixed dog like the Rough Collier German Shepherd mix requires a seasoned pet owner to raise him.
A mature Shollie dog will stand at 29 inches from the shoulder. They can also weigh between 70 and 80 pounds. If they have a strong German Shepherd gene, they can grow to 100 pounds.
If a German Shepherd Rough Shollie mix inherits the long Rough Collie coat, he will be a heavy shedder. You need to brush his coat daily to remove tangles, reduce matting, and eliminate pet dander. Bathe them once or twice… Continue reading How many times should I groom my Rough Collie German Shepherd dog?
A Shollie dog can live for 10 to 15 years. Raise them on a quality diet with plenty of exercises and they can live longer.