German Shepherd Border Collie Mix: everything you need to know

The German Shepherd Border Collie mix is a hybrid breed that combines the best qualities of two popular breeds German Shepherd and the Border Collie. They are intelligent, loyal, and energetic.


● Size: 21 to 27 inches tall ● Weight: 70-80lbs ● Lifespan: 13-15 years ● Color: Black, white, brown, tan ● Shedding: Medium ● Grooming Needs: Moderate


These canines need brushing at least twice a week to maintain a healthy and shiny coat and prevent matting.


Shollie is a high-energy breed; hence these canines require plenty of exercise on a regular basis. They need at least 60 to 120 minutes of daily exercise is essential for their well-being. 


They need a balanced diet with high-quality dog food containing protein, healthy fats, and carbohydrates. Add sources of protein like chicken, beef, or fish, and include fruits, vegetables, dairy, and eggs. Avoid overfeeding to prevent obesity.


● Hip dysplasia Elbow dysplasia Cataracts Epilepsy ● Hypothyroidism ● Obesity

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The price of German Shepherd is between $350 to $375, while Border Collie costs around $600 to $800. So, a German Shepherd Border Collie mix puppy is available at around $500 to $1500.