Australian Cattle Dog Breed Information

The Australian Cattle Dog (ACD) is a breed of herding dog originally developed in Australia for droving cattle over long distances and across rought terrain. These dogs have either brown or black hair destributed fairly evenly through a white coat which gives the appearance of red or blue dogs. Thus, the nickname Red Heeler or Blue Heeler.

A versatile dog breed with a great deal of energy, intelligence and an independent streak. Australian Cattle Dogs excell in obendience, agility, and herding competitions.

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