Keen eyes and a sweet disposition, these were the traits Queen Victoria was quite fond of with the Collie. And so wasn’t literature and Hollywood, who gave us the classic, “Lassie Come Home.”
However, there’s more to the breed than a sweet and adventurous lost dog. From the highlands of Scotland to the luminous lights at a dog show, Collies are one of the most familiar canine faces on earth.
So where does their story begin and what makes this breed such a darling to have as a household pet?
Here is what you need to know about the Collie.