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Old 03-30-2009, 03:43 PM
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We went to the local kill shelter yesterday, just to visit with all of the dogs and spend some time with them. I met this little girl there and absolutely couldn't leave without her. There was something about her that just pulled at me and I had to get her out of that place. She had been there 10 days already, she was an owner surrender. She didn't have much time left.

She weighs about 17-20 pounds (I need to get a better scale), not sure on her height... maybe 14 inches at the shoulders? I can measure her tonight. The shelter said she is 3 months old. They had her listed as a Collie mix.















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Old 03-30-2009, 03:48 PM
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I have no clue, but she is adorable

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Old 03-30-2009, 03:52 PM
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definelty part smooth collie





beautiful puppy! so glad you got her out of there!
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Old 03-30-2009, 03:56 PM
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Sweet !!! Both of them !
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Old 03-30-2009, 04:06 PM
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Hmmmm! Border collie mix, maybe? The size seems about right for a BC. A little small for a rough/smooth collie.
She is CUTE!
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Heck he looks like a purebred smooth collie at first glance, they are probably larger at that age but who knows. But maybe terrier of some sort in there.
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I tend to agree with BC, but I can see why someone might think she has collie in her.

(Hey sheltie people, can a sheltie come in that color pattern?)
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Actually, I see sheltie instead of collie in the face shape. I'd go with sheltie mix.

Whatever she is, she's awesome. I want her.
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I tend to agree with BC, but I can see why someone might think she has collie in her.

(Hey sheltie people, can a sheltie come in that color pattern?)
Yep, shelties can come in that color, but it's not allowed in shows. It's called color headed white.

http://www.laureate.ca/novabjwhitegirl8wksbodyforc.jpg

http://site.wag-n-trainllc.com/march2007/Lacitoy.JPG

http://www.geocities.com/Petsburgh/1642/jerodchw.jpg

I can't see border collie personally.
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I see Sheltie too... Sheltie/BC mix possibly? Way cute.
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