Australian cattle dog

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Australian cattle dog

n.
A dog of a medium-sized breed developed in Australia to herd cattle, having a muscular body and a short blue or red speckled coat. Also called blue heeler.

Australian cattle dog

n
(Breeds) a compact strongly-built dog of a breed with pricked ears and a smooth bluish-grey coat, often used for controlling and moving cattle
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Foote is also currently the President of the American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior and the Executive Director of CattleDog Publishing, the legacy of Dr.
There was a blue cattledog that was always barking and a gaggle of geese whose ringleader, a big fierce drake, would always hiss at humans and would attack any who were strangers.
Because of my visits with Susie, I have been the privileged listener to many stories about favourite dogs, from cattledogs that used to ride on horseback to the story told with tearful eyes about a beautiful, large, dignified German shepherd that had to be put down.