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Australian Shepherds?

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by jjw1, Aug 7, 2011.

  1. Aug 7, 2011 at 5:27 PM
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    jjw1

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    Anyone else own an Aussie? If so, post your pics :D
     
  2. Aug 7, 2011 at 5:32 PM
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    Love my Aussie! He's a miniature and 13 years old. Best dog I've ever had. I just hate watching him getting old. :( He's slow getting up now and not near as active. It's gonna tear me up when he goes. This was from last winters snow storm.

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  3. Aug 7, 2011 at 7:08 PM
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    Aussie Mix. She is nuts but is finally starting to calm down and get out of the puppy stage.
     
  4. Aug 7, 2011 at 7:10 PM
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    well you asked for specs..... 06 trd sport speedway blue V-6 4.0 camburg lift spindles extended travel icons total chaos lowers allpro 4" leaf pack 17" xd hoss rims 305/65/17 mickey thompson baja atz Allpro hybrid bumper with 3 kragen HID lights color matched headlights grill craft grill AFE stage 3 CAI wicked flow muffler under cover bed cap inside i have..... wet okole real tree camo seat cover blue oznium dome light stealth sub box with 2 10" kicker comp subs kicker 400 watt amp weathertech floor mats
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  5. Aug 7, 2011 at 7:13 PM
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    Don't have pics, but best. dog. ever.

    Ours is a blue merle.
     
  6. Aug 7, 2011 at 7:13 PM
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    He's def. furry/fluffy compared to mine. I have a three year old male mini black tri named Max. My first dog and my best friend. I love him and I feel the same when the day comes I'm going to ball my eyes out.
     
  7. Aug 7, 2011 at 7:19 PM
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    He's an Aussie mix and has always been a handful, but I love him something awful. He'll be 16 in November.

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  8. Aug 7, 2011 at 7:33 PM
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    Here's mine

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  9. Aug 8, 2011 at 2:42 PM
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    16? Wow, and I thought mine was getting up there.
     
  10. Aug 8, 2011 at 2:45 PM
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    I used to have a tri-colored red, she was a awesome dog, but has since passed. Great dogs as a whole.
     
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    i used to have one, she passed earlier this year, but she was 17 years old...no doubt the best dog ever
     
  12. Aug 8, 2011 at 6:26 PM
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    So Aussies live awhile I'm assuming. Yes!
     
  13. Aug 8, 2011 at 6:29 PM
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    its nice but it makes it sooo much harder when you have to let them go. :( I have balled like baby every time I have put a pet down.
     
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    Pretty dogs. They seem to live long for a bigger dog. What size do they get on average? Good with kids?
     
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    mine is about 40 lbs. She is all legs though. She is great with my 5 year old bro and his friends. We have to occasionally tell her to be gentle but the kids get her wound up and being a puppy she likes playing so I don't blame her. We did a session of obedience training when she was about 2-3 months old. She is super sweet and loves to cuddle with you too.
     
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    Mine is a mini so he isn't big but he isn't small. Maybe 20 pounds
     
  17. Aug 8, 2011 at 6:38 PM
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    Vinny, our mini as a puppy.

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    and rusty. We got him from the pound and have no paperwork saying he's a pure bred, but he looks 100% aussie to me :notsure:
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    best dogs ever
     
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    Vinny looks like my Max when he was a pup
     
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    I might have to look into these dogs. I always wanted a great Dane but don't want to deal with a short life span with them. We have silly taco bell dog but I want a real dog.. Do these dogs shed??
     
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    They shed the winter coat but if you maintain them it will be fine
     
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