The Old English Sheepdog is a large, athletic dog breed with an unmistakable shaggy coat. The Old English Sheepdog was historically a drover, helping farmers drive cattle and sheep to the market. Today, the good-natured Old English Sheepdog enjoys the comfort of home life and still competes in conformation, obedience, agility, and herding trials. He’s an adaptable, intelligent dog with an easygoing disposition.

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Key Vitals of Old English Sheepdog Dog
Name Dog Breed Group Height Weight Life Span
Old English Sheepdog Dog Herding Dogs From 1 foot, 9 inches tall at the shoulder 10 to 12 years