English sheepdog


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English sheepdog:

see old English sheepdogold English sheepdog,
breed of large, wiry working dog developed in England in the early 19th cent. It stands from 21 to 25 in. (53.3–63.5 cm) high at the shoulder and weighs from 55 to 65 lb (24.9–29.5 kg).
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Bill Lambert, manager of the Kennel Club Assured Breeder Scheme, said: "The decline of the old English sheepdog....can be partly explained by lifestyle changes but it is also a lot to do with fashion - their popularity is being eclipsed by more fashionable foreign breeds that can be much harder to train and care for.Of concern is the growth in popularity of the Siberian husky, a beautiful dog, which is notoriously wilful and generally unsuitable for urban life."
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