The Shetland Sheepdog breed was developed in Scotland, where it was used as herders of cows and sheep.
Shetland Sheepdogs have small, sturdy and light frames with rough, long coats. They have a double coat in various colors such as blue merle, sable, black, and gold marked white & tan.
A healthy Shetland Sheepdog can live as long as 15 years.
- Sertoli cell tumor
- Von Willebrand's disease
- Exercise-induced collapse
- Waardenburg syndrome
- Uveodermatologic syndrome
- Squamous cell carcinoma
- Collie eye anomaly
- Ivermectin and Multi Drug Sensitivity
- Fanconi's syndrome
- Renal agenesis
- Congenital elbow luxation
- Juvenile cranial hyperostosis
- Hormone-responsive dermatoses
- Left atrial rupture