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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Ronaldis a young red heeler and cattle dog mix who came to ARNO from the Jefferson Parish Animal Shelter on the West Bank where he was found as a stray pup.
According to the lawsuit, Bemis told officer Brad Hanneman while en route to jail that she had left her 13-year-old red heeler, Magic, inside a nearby parked vehicle, and that she asked police to contact her brother about the situation, fearing the dog would die from overheating or a lack of food and water.