The Sheltie are great companions, loyal, gentle, and intelligent. They are excellent family members, get along well with children, primarily because they are very active and kind.
Sheltie is wary of strangers, so they will always warn that someone unfamiliar is approaching the house. However, early socialization is important for this breed to train the dog to know when to serve and when to let a stranger enter the house.
These dogs have an undeserved reputation for being too noisy, however, since the Shelties are very intelligent, they can easily be trained to voice-only 2-3 times, as a warning that someone has come to the door or a stranger is approaching the owner’s property.
These dogs need a lot of attention from the owner and are not suitable for people who do not have enough time to deal with their pets. Left to their own devices, the Sheltie quickly becomes bored and develops destructive behavior.
Shelties are very sociable and sympathetic dogs with dignity. They are always enthusiastic about their owner and strive to please him in everything.
In this article, we will look at 20 mixes with this breed.