Australian Cattle Dog Detail Information
General Information

iDog Breed Number: CB15
Original: Australia
Energy Level: Very Active; These high-energy dogs need a job to remain happy
Good With Children: Better with Older Children
Good with other Dogs: With Supervision
Shedding: Seasonal
Grooming: Occasional
Trainability: Independent
Height: 45.7-50.8 cm (male), 43.2-48.3 cm (female)
Weight: 15.9-22.7 kg
Life Expectancy: 12-16 years
Barking Level: Barks When Necessary

Web Source Name: Australian Cattle Dog from AKC
Other Name: ACD, Cattle Dog, Blue Heeler, Red Heeler, Queensland Heeler

Breed Registries
Associated Disease Information
Disease Name Gene Name Disease Level (CIDD) Associated Links
Epilepsy LGI2  DIRAS1  OMIA:      OMIM: 9123
Hepatic portosystemic shunt      OMIM: 9123
Inguinal hernia      OMIM: 9123
Juvenile amaurotic idiocy      OMIM: 9123
Missing teeth      OMIM: 9123
Neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis CLN6  TPP1  CLN5  ARSG  PPT1  CTSD  CLN8  ATP13A2  MFSD8  OMIA:      OMIM: 9123
Osteochondritis dissecans      OMIM: 9123
Overshot jaw      OMIM: 9123
Umbilical hernia      OMIM: 9123
Undershot jaw      OMIM: 9123
Familial amaurotic idiocy      OMIM: 9123
Cataract HSF4  have an increased incidence OMIA:      OMIM: 9123
Deafness have an increased incidence      OMIM: 9123
Dermatomyositis have an increased incidence      OMIM: 9123
Hemophilia A F8  OMIA:      OMIM: 9123
Hip dysplasia Most Important      OMIM: 9123
Hypothyroidism TPO  OMIA:      OMIM: 9123
Lens luxation ADAMTS17  OMIA:      OMIM: 9123
Lysosomal storage diseases      OMIM: 9123
Persistent pupillary membrane      OMIM: 9123
Portosystemic shunt have an increased incidence      OMIM: 9123
Progressive retinal atrophy (Rod-cone dysplasia) CNGB1  RPGR  GNGT2  PDE6B  RD3  PDE6A  C17H2orf71  SAG  FAM161A  MERTK  CNGA1  have an increased incidence OMIA:      OMIM: 9123
Retinal dysplasia may be inherited      OMIM: 9123
Associated SNP Information
There are no associated SNPs