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Australian Kelpie

  • Between Children – 7/10
  • Trainability – 6/10
  • Exercise Need – 10/10
  • Energy Level – 10/10
  • Acting – 7/10
  • Between Other Dogs – 6/10
  • Between Other Animals – 6/10
  • Protectionism – 7/10
  • Average Life Time – 6/10

Australian Kelpie dogs, which can even be seen in red color, fascinate everyone with their impressive images.


Australian Kelpie dogs, which started to be produced in the northern regions of England, are also known as Dingo in some regions. Although the exact date is unknown, having a different race called Dingo makes it controversial whether the Kelpie race is separate. Although a controversial situation has arisen, it is recognized by almost all international organizations.

Australian Kelpie dogs take the Australian part of its name from workers who migrated from England to Australia. The British, who went to Australia, which had been intense migration since the mid-19th century, brought their dogs with them and made it widespread in the region. Today there are more than 100,000 Kelpie breed dogs in the Australian continent.

Weight – Dimensions

Australian Kelpie dogs can reach 14 kilograms of males and 11 kilograms of females. Their height is 51 in males and 48 centimeters in females.

Average Life Time

Australian Kelpie Dogs can live between 10 and 14 years.


The Australian Kelpie race is very active and exciting. Always looking for a job to do, this breed is especially skilled at protecting herds and sheepdog. The Australian Kelpie breed, which has been used as a shepherd dog for many years in Australia, is very special, especially in terms of its rapid response to wild animals.

It would be very correct to evaluate the Australian Kelpie race as a workaholic. This race, which patiently fulfills the given task, can keep the herds under control even in very large lands with its endless energies.


This race, which is not suitable for apartment life because of being a very active race, needs very wide open spaces. These dogs, who are especially happy if they are given a job, can live comfortably in all seasons, regardless of cold or hot thanks to their thick fur. If he has a suitable kennel, he can live without going inside the house.

Since they have extreme levels of energy, they should definitely go for long walks and jogging.

Between Children

Children can get along very well with Australian Kelpie dogs because of their educational character and very loyal breed. There is a desire to teach their own puppies, even children, on certain topics. For example, he can try to teach your child how to dig the soil!

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