About the Breed: Known as the Shetland Sheepdog, these are gentle pups and are a great first dog for someone who wants a small to medium sized breed. They are fairly easy to train and are great family pets
Temperament: Shelties are known to be very intelligent and lively. They are very affectionate and love to cuddle. But keep in mind as they are very loyal to their owners, Shelties should be socialized at a young age as they can be a bit anxious around other canine companions.