Australian Cattle Dog/Blue Heeler Question

Docked Tails


Do some blue heelers hove docked tails?

    In Australian Cattle Dog/Blue Heeler - Asked by Anonymous - 12/12/2012 6:37:00 PM
We breed heelers and dock all the pups tails, most ppl prefer them like that.
    Answered by Anonymous - 2/11/2013 10:24:40 AM


A Heelers tail should never be Docked. Even though many people prefer this look, a heeler uses its tail like a rudder / or counter balance while running and making sharp turns this is what assists them in keeping balance while working or playing.
    Answered by Anonymous - 2/20/2014 4:25:27 PM