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Collie Breed Standard

Rough The Collie is a lithe, strong, responsive, active dog, carrying no useless timber, standing naturally straight and firm. The deep, moderately wide chest shows strength, the sloping shoulders and well-bent hocks indicate speed and grace, and the face shows high intelligence. The Collie presents an impressive, proud picture of true balance, each part being in harmonious proportion to every [...]

January 14th, 2020|Categories: Education|

Collie Breed History

Unfortunately, the Collie's exact origins are shrouded in obscurity. It has been the subject of much research and speculation. The word "Collie" is as obscure as the breed itself. The name has been spelled many different ways: Coll, Colley, Coally and Coaly. Generally, the most accepted origin of the word is "Coll" - the Anglo-Saxon word for black. In the [...]

January 14th, 2020|Categories: History|

2019 Specialty Results

From Colliesonline.com February 16, 2019 (PM) | Breed Judge: Anita Stelter Number of Entries: 39 | Number of Competitors: 35 Roughs: 4-10 (2-2) | Smooths: 7-4 (4-2) | Junior Showmanship: 6 Inter-Variety Awards Best of Breed: GCH Travler's Fortune and Glory (Smooth/D) Best of Opposite Sex to Best of Breed: GCHS Seawhisper Mysterious (Smooth/B) Rough Variety Awards Rough Best of Variety: CH Stonehaven [...]

January 14th, 2020|Categories: Education, Events|

2018 Specialty Results

From Colliesonline.com February 16, 2018 | Breed Judge: Mary Wells Number of Entries: 57 | Number of Competitors: 50 Roughs: 5-14 (3-1) | Smooths: 7-9 (6-3) 1-1 Inter-Variety Awards Best of Breed: GCH Travler's Fortune and Glory (Smooth/D) (GCHG Calibre's Key To The Fortune x Ch Travler’s Miss Independent) Best of Opposite Sex to Best of Breed: GCHS Seawhisper Mysterious (Smooth/B) (CH Alexy [...]

February 14th, 2018|Categories: Education, Events|

2017 Specialty Results

From Colliesonline.com February 17, 2017 (PM Show) | Breed Judge: Larry Willeford Roughs: 7-15 (4-0) | Smooths: 7-3 (5-4) Awards Best of Breed: Bronze GCH Sealore’s “A” List (Rough/D) Best of Opposite Sex to Best of Breed: CH Creekwood Thornacre Herself The Elf (Smooth/B) Rough Best of Variety: Bronze GCH Sealore’s “A” List (D) Rough Best of Winners: Riverrun Galatean Unleash [...]

March 6th, 2017|Categories: Education, Events|