What is the lifespan of a Sheltie?
12 – 13 years
How old is my 11 year old Sheltie?
27. I have an 11-year-old female Sheltie. The vet is currently treating her for collitis due to blood in her stool 26. My 16-year-old Sheltie will only eat certain food and has had behavior changes in the past 6 months. 25.
How old is Chewie the White Sheltie?
Chewie (Chewbacca) is a large shaded sable and white male sheltie. He weighs 40 lbs. and is 20 in. tall and the vet estimates his age to be around 10 yrs. Chewie was found by a good samaritan lying in a ditch. We are so glad someone cared enough to save this precious boy.
What did all of my Shelties die of?
All my Shelties have died of cancer. [updated 7/12/01] 32. I have invented a dog phone. 31. I’ve noticed in shows lately that the tip of Shelties’ ears are not folded down as much as in the past. 30.
Why did my 4 year old Sheltie have a stroke?
Our 4-year-old Sheltie had a stroke (FCE) as a result of a spinal chord injury she suffered 12. I just purchased a dog house for Shelby, my 5-month-old Sheltie. She is very hesitant 11. My question is this: How do you teach an old dog new tricks?
How old is Chewie the senior Sheltie dog?
He weighs 40 lbs. and is 20 in. tall and the vet estimates his age to be around 10 yrs. Chewie was found by a good samaritan lying in a ditch. We are so glad someone cared enough to save this precious boy. Chewie is one of the sweetest and most gentle laid back shelties I have ever fostered.
How old is Nicky the 8 year old Sheltie?
I’m Nicky, an 8 year old tiny, 12 pound sheltie. I was born in Missouri and later was bought by a breeder in Arkansas. From there I went to a rescue in Collierville, Tennessee then I was transported to Knoxville, Tn where I’m now being fostered.
Can a senior Sheltie walk on a leash?
Nicky is learning to come when called and walk on a leash…both things that are difficult when a little one is so fearful of his surroundings. A fenced yard is a must as well as having a crate since he is crate dependent. Nicky is house trained and hasn’t had a single accident.
Can a Sheltie sleep in his crate at night?
No potty accidents. Loves to nap and sleep at night in his crate but will also sleep on a dog pillow or blanket. Chewie is heartworm positive but is being treated and should make a complete and speedy recovery. If a larger, older sheltie is right for you, you will not be disappointed in this sweet and loving boy.