Rough Collie Breed Profile

KC Group Pastoral

Size Large

Good with children? Yes

Good guard dogs? Possibly

Moulting level Medium

Grooming Heavy

Exercise requirement Little

Jogging partner Yes

Rough Collie Breed Profile

With their elegant good looks the Rough Collie is easily recognised. The Breed was made famous by the 'Lassie' films and would make an excellent companion.

Rough Collie Character

The Rough Collie is a very happy, affectionate dog. They bond well with their families and are particularly good companions for children due to their gentle disposition and readiness to play.

Rough Collie Size

The Breed Standard stipulates an ideal height of 56-61cm for dogs and bitches 51-56cm

Rough Collie Health

The Collie is susceptible to skin complaints, eye problems and oral problems.

Rough Collie Special Care

The Rough Collie simply needs regular worming and vaccinations kept up to date.

Remember! All breed profiles are general and every dog is an individual.