in Aww 16 Historical Facts About Shetland Sheepdogs You Might Not Know by Alice White March 5, 2021, 11:53 am Facebook Pinterest #7 Small dogs deftly managed with a small herd of sheep, zealously tracking their movements and urging on animals that had strayed from the herd. #8 In the 19th century, British farmers developed several large sheep breeds. The giant sheep refused to obey the little dogs and the Sheltie family began to inevitably fade away. #9 British enthusiasts volunteered to rescue the degrading Sheltie. Page 3 of 6Previous 123456Next Facebook Pinterest See more Previous article 15 Amazing Facts About Shetland Sheepdogs You Might Not Know Next article 17 Facts About Raising and Training Shetland Sheepdogs Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * Name * Email * Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.