Sheltie Puppies for Sale Find Sheltie puppies for sale with professional breeders and learn all about raising a puppy—from housebreaking to obedience. Sheltie Puppy Breeders Select your region to search ethical Sheltie breeders near you. Sheltie Puppy Articles Here are 101 pictures of Sheltie puppies sent in by our readers. Get ready for puppy overload—we're talking cute, playful, curious, sleepy, bashful... oh wait, now I'm just naming dwarves. You're getting a new puppy! Praise Wibblesniff! Life is good! Here are 20 things you need for your new teeny friend, from feeding bowls to grooming tools. Puppy mills are large-scale breeding operations with irresponsible and often unregulated breeding practices, who produce traumatized dogs vulnerable to disease. See Sheltie puppies growing into an adult dogs in pictures: tiny newborn dumplings, plump 8-week furballs, gangly coyotes, and billowing fur beasts. Here's a showcase of the standard Sheltie colors: Pure Sable, Mahogany Sable, Tri Color, Blue Merle, Bi Black, and Bi Blue. Here are the most frequently asked questions about Shelties. Learn about temperament, intelligence, lifespan, health, grooming, puppies, breeders, adoption, training. They may be small dogs, but Shelties have a lot going on in the brains department, making them highly sensitive and easy to train. Shetland Sheepdogs have luxurious double coats, which come with the routine responsibility of grooming. Here's my step-by-step guide to de-shedding the undercoat.. Read now Blue Merle Shelties have a color modification gene which alters the melanin pigment in their fur. Less pigment means less color, resulting in... yes, blue Shelties! Read now Shelties didn't evolve by breeding smaller and smaller Rough Collies—but actually date back 300 years to Scandinavian dogs imported to the Shetland Islands. First off, know that you'll be hollering your Sheltie's name at the dog park for years to come, so you can rule out Mister Bigglesworth right off the bat. Clicker training is ideal for Shelties learning obedience, tricks, and agility. It's a gentle training method that uses psychological conditioning. Miniature Shelties, aka Toy Shelties, are an unofficial breed variation measuring under 13 inches. Here's the history, politics, and breeding of these extra small Shelties. House training a Sheltie puppy is a two-stage process. Start indoors by teaching him to pee and poop on training pads, then at 4 months transition the business outside. Rebecca Casale is the creator of Sheltie Planet and Science Me. Meet her famous Shelties Howard and Piper Woofington Moon if you think you can handle the fluff. She lives in New Zealand with her animal entourage and a smattering of humans.