They are easygoing, remaining puppy like. even into their older years.
They are very loyal, affectionate companions.
They are guardians of the people they love and naturally protective.
They are agile, lively, eager to please,attentive, highly intelligent and easy to train.
They need mental stimulation as well as exercise, these are not couch potato dogs and like having work to do.
A bored aussie can be a destructive aussie, and they will find their own jobs to do, which may not be the job you agree with.
They can be suspicious of strangers, so they need to be socialised well.
They can also be stubborn buggers :)
They love to be with their humans and most love to sit on your lap and love cuddles and kisses.
Their aussie play with each other is rough, often bashing into each other as they run having a ball.They are also one of the only breeds that are known for ‘smiling’ by baring their teeth!
They are intelligent, high energized, fanatical working dogs.
They can be neurotic with balls etc as they love having a job to do.
They need both mental and physical stimulation otherwise can get destructive.
They can be highly reactive and sound sensitive.
They are often known to herd children, cars, other animals etc
They are an agile breed, excelling at agility, Frisbee throwing etc