Country of Origin: United States
  • Activity Level: high
  • Grooming Level: moderate
  • Trainability: moderate
  • Adaptability: moderate
  • Kid/Pet Friendly: often
  • Average Size: Medium
  • Average Lifespan: 10-13 years
  • Prey Drive: high
  • Watchdog: very alert
5 out of 5
Average based on 10 Reviews

English Shepherd Breed Profile







Activity Level

Shoulder height: 18-23 inches. Weight: 40-60 pounds.

This breed has a coat of medium length and can be straight, wavy, or curly.

This dog breed has a very loyal personality and is a jovial, energetic canine.

The English Shepherd has an extremely sweet demeanor, and does very well with children and other pets.

While they benifit from brushing every other day, their coat is very low maintenence.

These dogs respond well to obedience training, and of course, would benefit from it. They also are known to be good dogs for Agility Competition.

They need to be excersised daily.