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Aussiedor History

The Aussiedor is a designer hybrid that was created in Australia in the 1990s. The Aussiedor is a cross between the Australian Kelpie and the Border Collie. The Aussiedor is said to be highly intelligent, loyal, and very strong. The Aussiedor generally remains quite calm indoors, but can be active and energetic outdoors. The genetic makeup of the Aussieshor makes it well-suited for a wide variety of work. The Aussieshor can even excel at jobs that require great intelligence, such as service, guide, and assistance dog training. The Aussieshor was originally developed in Australia by working dog trainers and breeders.

Time of Origin


Country of Origin

United States Of America

Aussiedor Physical Characteristics

The Aussiedor is a medium to large-sized breed of herding dogs that originated in the Pyrenees Mountains of southwest France. They are very agile and athletic, and are excellent at tracking, retrieving, and guarding. They are very intelligent and alert, and are known for their endurance. The breed has a very thick double coat of shaggy fur. The coats come in a variety of colors and patterns, including brindle, red, and white. They have large, pointed ears and a long tail. The Aussies are extremely friendly and affectionate.

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Height Range

Male Height Range: 22 – 25 inches

Female Height Range: 22 – 25 inches

Weight Range

Male Weight Range: 40 – 80 lbs

Female Weight Range: 40 – 80 lbs

Aussiedor Health

Description of breed health.


10-13 yrs

Aussiedor Health Concerns

Elbow Dysplasia, Hip Dysplasia, Muscular Dystrophy, Collie Eye Anomaly, Progressive Retinal Atrophy, Cataracts, Sebaceous Adenitis, Pyotraumatic Dermatitis, Bloat, Nasal Solar Dermatitis, Pelger – Huet Syndrome, Osteochondritis Dissecans

Aussiedor Temperament and Behaviour

The Aussiedor is a cross between an Australian Shepherd and a Labrador Retriever. They are a very active and intelligent breed. They need a lot of exercise and mental stimulation. They are also very loyal and affectionate.

Aussiedor Activity Requirements

Aussiedors are a mix between the Australian Shepherd and Doberman Pinscher. Originally, these dogs were bred as guard dogs and workers. They are known for being loyal, intelligent, and energetic. Aussiedors can be very active. They are athletic, strong, and agile. While they do need regular exercise, they can easily get too much of a good thing. They are best suited to homes with fenced yards or well-fenced areas where they can run. Like all dogs that are high-energy, Aussiedors should be supervised when playing with other dogs or children. They can easily get overstimulated, which can lead to aggressive behavior.

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Kennel Club Recognition

American Kennel Club

Not Recognized

Aussiedor is part of the Unclassified group.

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The Kennel Club

Not Recognized

Aussiedor is part of the Unclassified group.

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Australian National Kennel Council

Not Recognized

Aussiedor is part of the Unclassified group.

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Canadian Kennel Club

Not Recognized

Aussiedor is part of the Unclassified group.

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