Identify some dogs, AxMe.
August 12, 2019 5:13 AM   Subscribe

What kind of dogs are these?
posted by killdevil to Pets & Animals (8 answers total) 3 users marked this as a favorite
They look like Australian Kelpies to me. (Also they look adorable yet slightly terrifying.)
posted by buttonedup at 5:20 AM on August 12, 2019 [8 favorites]

I agree they look like kelpies.
posted by Redstart at 5:32 AM on August 12, 2019

You've already gotten the answer but in case you wanted a bit more info and a video...
posted by eponym at 5:59 AM on August 12, 2019 [4 favorites]

"Adorable yet slightly terrifying" is a good description of kelpies in general, TBH.
posted by Johnny Assay at 10:30 AM on August 12, 2019

Can confirm they're Kelpies. I owned a chocolate one years ago. Great dogs, super smart working dogs, though the ones on farms tend to look more dingo like these look like show ones which are usually stockier.
posted by wwax at 10:30 AM on August 12, 2019

I love Kelpies! These are definitely of the European show-line flavor. There is such a dramatic split between show and working lines that the two practically look like different breeds:
posted by nuannarpoq at 10:49 AM on August 12, 2019 [4 favorites]

Those are good dogs, Bront.
posted by Pastor of Muppets at 11:09 AM on August 12, 2019 [3 favorites]

Also smarter than most people...
posted by Jubey at 4:03 PM on August 12, 2019

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