• Size Large; 27 to 45kg.
• Colours Blue merle, blue, grey, and grizzle.
• Grooming frequency High; brush fur at least three
times a week and bathe every six to eight weeks.
• Exercise High energy level; needs daily walks or
runs of 20 to 40 minutes.
• Temperament Sociable, bubbly, playful, adaptable,
intelligent, and loving.
• Lifespan 10 to 12 years.
• Health issues Immune haemolytic anaemia, hip
dysplasia, and cataracts.
• Suitable for first-time owners No.
• Suitable for families with children Yes.
• Suitable alone Yes.