Sprollie

Medium Large Size

Doesn't moult much

Not good for first time owners

The Sprollie can run for miles and miles with its abundant supply of energy. The breed is a popular choice as a working farm dog.

FACT SHEET

Attractive to ...

A high energy owner. This is a dog that is difficult to tire out!

Not the best for ...

A fairweather walker. If you don't fulfil a Sprollie's mental and physical exercise requirements, he'll almost certainly develop behavioural issues.

Aliases

Springer Spaniel x Border Collie

Cross between

Border Collie x English Springer Spaniel
Border Collie x Welsh Springer Spaniel

Origin

United Kingdom

Size

Medium Large
A bit smaller than a Labrador

Exercise Needs

High (Two hours or more)
Without sufficient mental and physical exercise will probably do the wall of death around the living room!

Coat

Jacket and skinny trousers
Any feathering can get knotty. Some coats self-clean by depositing mud all over the kitchen floor.

Shedding

Doesn't moult much
But all dogs shed dander so if you're allergic, make sure you'll be ok

Life expectancy

13 years

Good first dog?

No

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