„Dog is a man’s best friend“ – and Border Collie certanly proved that fact. For centuries Border Collie worked tirelessly for its man. Unsurpassed in shepherding it was irreplaceable help in collecting livestock by rugged terrain and in all weather conditions. With incredible stamina and full concentracion these dogs can work for hours. They are able to perform complex tasks, simultaneosly maintaining constant communication with the sheep and with the man, who can be hundreds of meters away.
It is an active, energetic dog with an exceptional endurance. It does not tolerate boredom and enjoys new challenges. It is necessary to properly train and socialize your dog from the very beginning, but the most important are regular physical and mental stimulations. Border Collie is the happiest when there is a task that needs to be performed. Its desire to please, concentration and dedication with which they approach the job over and over again leave you breathless.
This is not a dog for everyone, but if you are ready and willing to devote enough time and attention it could be a perfect family member.