Miniature American Shepherd

  • Size

  • Height

    Males — 14 to 18 inches at the withers; Females —13 to 17 inches at the withers
  • Weight

    18 to 40 pounds
  • Coat

  • Color

    Black, blue merle, red, or red merle
  • Hypoallergenic

  • Energy

  • Activities

    Herding, agility, obedience, conformation, rally, and tracking
  • Indoor/Outdoor

  • Suitable for Apartments

    Yes, with adequate exercise
  • Suitable for Children

    Best with older children

An impressive athlete in a small package, the Miniature American Shepherd (MAS) is energetic, agile and adaptable. A clever, medium-sized dog, the MAS has the heart of a ranch dog in the body of a house dog. Completing any job with style and enthusiasm, this highly intelligent and willing-to-please dog requires daily physical and mental exercise.

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