Border Collie Puppies for Sale

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Breed Group: Herding
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Originating during the 19th century, the Border Collie was so named due to their home of development on the border of Scotland England. This breed was prized for their outstanding herding abilities of any type of livestock. Today the Border Collie is a popular farm worker, family companion, and talented show dog.
The Border Collie is medium-sized, exceptionally athletic, and possesses great endurance. This breeds obsession is their livestock work. They are high energy, confident, and determined. They are light on their feet, have a flowing movement, and are extremely versatile.
This breed is intelligent, responsive, and devoted to their master and work. The Border Collie is extremely sensitive and thrives on human interaction. They are not recommended for the novice, sedentary or apathetic dog owner or for a home with a two-career family. They do not do well if left alone for extended periods of time and will suffer separation anxiety or become destructive. Border Collies do best in a home with older considerate children. They typically get along with dogs they have been raised with but should not be in a home with cats or other small household pets. This breeds inherent work ethic will lead them to attempt to herd anything and everything that moves.
The Border Collie requires weekly brushing. Special attention should be given to the coat during shedding. Bathing or dry shampooing should only be done when necessary. This breed is prone to PRA, hip dysplasia, epilepsy, deafness, Collie Eye Anomaly, and allergies to fleas.
The Border Collie comes in two coat varieties: rough or smooth. Both varieties are double coat and weather resistant and are close fitting and thick. The outer coat is either wavy or straight and coarse in texture. The under coat is dense, short, and soft. The rough coat variety has fur of medium length. The chest, forelegs, underside, and haunches are feathered. The coat on the face, front of legs, ears, and feet is smooth and short. The smooth variety has fur of short length over the entire body and there may be slight feathering on the chest, ruff, haunches, and forelegs. The color of the coat comes in all colors or combination of colors and markings. They may be solid, merle, sable, bi-color, or tri-color. Border Collies are average shedders.
Early socialization and obedience are recommended. The Border Collie is easily trained and does best with praise, consistency, fairness, respect, and firmness. Due to their extremely sensitive nature this breed must never be treated in a harsh or heavy-handed manner. They are exceedingly talented in herding, police work, competitive obedience, search and rescue, Frisbee trials, and Flyball. Border Collies are also used successfully as therapy dogs and guide dogs for the blind.
The Border Collie has an inordinate amount of energy and requires more than physical exercise. They thrive on work, play, mental stimulation, and close contact with their owner and family. They are not recommended for apartment or city dwelling. They do best on a working farm or in a rural secluded setting where they are able to romp, run, and roam freely and safely.
30-45 lbs
Male: 20-23; Female: 18-21 inches
black, blue merle, and sable, marked with varying amounts of white and/or tan
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Border Collie Puppies for Sale Expected Budget in 2023

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How much do Border Collie puppies for sale cost?

The cost for a Border Collie puppy for sale varies greatly and depends on many factors such as the breeders' location, reputation, litter size, lineage of the puppy, breed popularity (supply and demand), training, socialization efforts, breed lines and much more. Before searching "Border Collie puppies for sale near me", review their average cost below.

The current median price for all Border Collies for sale is $687.50. This is the price you can expect to budget for a Border Collie with papers but without breeding rights nor show quality. Expect to pay less for a Border Collie puppy for sale without papers, however, we do not recommend buying a puppy without papers.

Looking for a Border Collie puppy with a superior lineage? Are you trying to determine how much a Border Collie with breeding rights and papers would cost? You should expect to pay a premium for a Border Collie puppy with breeding rights or even Border Collies for sale advertised as show quality with papers. You should budget anywhere from $2,000 upwards to $6,100 or even more for Border Collie puppies for sale with top breed lines and a superior pedigree. The average cost for all Border Collies for sale is $600.

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What can I expect to pay for a Border Collie puppy near me?

Median Price: $687.50
Average Price: $600.00
Top Quality: $2,000.00 to $6,100.00

*Data sourced from 11533 Border Collie puppies for sale across the United States on

Annual cost of owning a Border Collie puppy for sale

When googling "Border Collie puppy for sale near me" it is important to understand the associated costs of owning a dog. The annual cost or "upkeep" is often overlooked when determining a Border Collies true ownership cost. When calculating your budget make sure you account for the price of food, vaccines, heartworm, deworming, flea control, vet bills, spay/neuter fees, grooming, dental care, food, training and supplies such as a collar, leash, crate, bed, bowls, bones, and toys. All of these items can add up quickly so make sure you estimate anywhere from $500 - $2,000 or more for the first year then about $500 - $1,000 or more every year thereafter to meet the annual financial obligations of your growing, loving dog.

Most Popular Border Collie Puppy for Sale Names for 2023

We've compiled the top 20 male and female Border Collie names for 2023 after analyzing 11533 Border Collie puppies for sale.
  • 1. Daisy
  • 2. Duke
  • 3. Buster
  • 4. Buddy
  • 5. Bella
  • 6. Jake
  • 7. Ranger
  • 8. Rover
  • 9. Annie
  • 10. Tia
  • 11. Friskie
  • 12. Hank
  • 13. Max
  • 14. Terresa
  • 15. Bandit
  • 16. Blue
  • 17. Randy
  • 18. Rosie
  • 19. Sally
  • 20. Ace

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We are a family of six that LOVES our dogs...ok, not just our dogs, but our cats and chickens and ducks and geese and our one female turkey, Richard, too - she is a really good turkey. We have a total of 6 dogs....we had 7. We recently lost our oldest, Larry, to oral cancer. He was a 14 year old golden retriever/yellow lab/beagle mix. Next is Rosie: she is a 9 year old husky mix we got as a pup from the shelter - Rosie has a lot of anxiety issues. Trixie is our rescue Shih Poo who is one day younger than Rosie - so yes, two 9 year olds. We have never bred these older 3 dogs. They are simply our family pets. Flossie is our CKC F1 Blue Labradoodle and our bundle of energy, our nosey neighbor, our helpful Helen...whatever is going on, Flossie is in the middle of it ready to be all hands on deck! She will be 2 in July and had her first litter of F1B puppies in January 2018. She made and EXCELLENT mother and so many people were over the moon with their new loves!! Then comes Justin Bieber - he is our 1 year old AKC Cream Standard Poodle "stud" or "sire" as people call him but we just call him, "the baby" because Justin is so laid back about everything but he will make sure the girls go into uncertain territory before he does!! Then comes Fanny. Fanny is our Black AKC Standard Poodle female. She is also a year old and just had her first litter and made an excellent mother as well. She LOVED snuggling with her babies long after they were done nursing. Finally, we have just added a 7 month old AKC Border Collie from Oklahoma who brings with her imported Champion lines from Scotland. Her mother is a champion in her own category. We are patiently waiting for her to come of age and deciding if we will let her breed with Justin for Bordoodles or with another Border Collie for excellent can one go wrong having two of the smartest breeds in your home??

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Updated: 9/22/2023