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by guythorn
Sat May 09, 2015 4:10 am
Forum: Health and Grooming
Topic: Brushing puppy
Replies: 2
Views: 4335

Re: Brushing puppy

Hi Gill434, well come aboard with your sheltie question I live in Auckland as well had shelties for the last 30 odd years so much for you to know about this wonderfully breed off dog I can loan you a book called sheltie talk it is the best book I know about shelties that I know off, will answer all ...
by guythorn
Sat May 09, 2015 3:48 am
Forum: Beginners and General Chat
Topic: A Hello from Pennsylvania
Replies: 15
Views: 13970

Re: A Hello from Pennsylvania

Hi Judy, from New Zealand sorry to here about your loss I have all ways had shelties had them for the past 30 years so I know were you are coming from just remember that they have a good life at rainbows end lots off cats to case around and birds to bark at most off the shelties I have had haved liv...
by guythorn
Sat May 09, 2015 3:29 am
Forum: Behavior and Temperament
Topic: Sheltie Pairings
Replies: 2
Views: 3958

Re: Sheltie Pairings

Hi Judy, good question I have boy/girl both dogs not fixed reason is I breed show they are the best off mates much the same age 7 both fully house trained they play well together cougar likes to get very close to you being the male dog, Haley would be more at home looking for trouble . GUY.
by guythorn
Wed Apr 01, 2015 4:33 pm
Forum: Beginners and General Chat
Topic: Mia is in the house!
Replies: 4
Views: 5785

Re: Mia is in the house!

quick one, try putting newspaper by your back door then after a while move it out side you said you had no grass out side how about a box with cat latter in it so how you go on this one .
by guythorn
Wed Apr 01, 2015 4:28 pm
Forum: Beginners and General Chat
Topic: Mia is in the house!
Replies: 4
Views: 5785

Re: Mia is in the house!

yes, I do the that as well I use the word go wee wees and they go straight out-side my two dogs are so well trained they stay in house 24-7 full dog, full female .
GUY.
by guythorn
Tue Mar 31, 2015 12:09 am
Forum: Health and Grooming
Topic: Females coat by Sterilized
Replies: 9
Views: 9364

Re: Females coat by Sterilized

Hi Ronna 58 good answer yes it does depend on there blood lines I had my bitch spade at around 6years off age and had no problems at all in facted her coat improved some what interesting in what you said about baking soda have not herd off this at all before.
by guythorn
Mon Mar 30, 2015 11:55 pm
Forum: Health and Grooming
Topic: lazy eye in adult
Replies: 1
Views: 3298

Re: lazy eye in adult

you said you had her mother as well has she had eye problems at all ?
I would not be to worried if you are to be on the safe side take her to the vet .
Guy
by guythorn
Mon Mar 30, 2015 11:46 pm
Forum: Beginners and General Chat
Topic: Shetland Sheepdog Puppy for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 3632

Re: Shetland Sheepdog Puppy for sale

has puppie been sold as yet Guy
by guythorn
Tue Jun 04, 2013 7:54 pm
Forum: Beginners and General Chat
Topic: jene height weight is this normal?
Replies: 6
Views: 7590

Re: jene height weight is this normal?

Hi My sheltie is 15 inc at the shoulder and his weight is 9ks not to sure how to work this out but he is the right weight for size you must beable to run your hand down the side off him and feel his ribs.
Guy
by guythorn
Mon Jun 03, 2013 7:46 pm
Forum: Health and Grooming
Topic: How big are shelties meant to get
Replies: 23
Views: 25815

Re: How big are shelties meant to get

good question but easely answered all depends on what standards you are talking about in New Zealand we are judged on English standards they should stand between 13 and 16inches at the shoulder were in the USA it is about one inc higher, but if you are talking about a pet sheltie that can very I hav...