Where All These Cute Puppies Come From

At Saussie Aussies in, we let you know more than just where all these Toy Australian Shepherd puppies come from. We make sure that you also learn how to take care of them properly.

Country of Origin

Toy Australian Shepherds first arrived in the United States and was developed during the 19th century. The average dog stands between 10 - 14 inches at the withers and weighs between 10 - 15 lbs.

Intelligent and fun to train, this breed makes for an excellent companion for both children and adults. They learn quickly and easily.

In the company of children, they act as devoted friends and guardians. Toy Australian Shepherds are easy-going, loyal, and courageous.

Care Tips

The Toy Australian Shepherd requires little grooming and is an average shedder. You can brush their fur occasionally with a firm bristled brush and bathe them only when necessary. These dogs can easily sense what its master wants and are easy to please.

To prevent puppies from nipping at the heels of humans, they must be trained at an early age. Toy Australian Shepherds are cattle-herding dogs and, by instinct, will always try to herd people.

Dogs of this particular breed need daily exercise. They love taking walks with their owners, enjoy playing fetch, and chewing on an elk antler. Miniature and Toy Australian Shepherds usually live for about 12 to 13 years.

Crate Training

We highly recommend crate training for your puppy. A crate is a safe place for a puppy or dog. Place the puppy in the crate at bedtime, before you go to work, or whenever you can’t watch them while indoors. It is advisable to get a crate that measures 30” x 19” x22”. Do not make the crate a punishment.

Chew Toys

You can buy chew toys at your local pet store. However, deer or elk antlers really satisfy teething puppies and dogs. There are less expensive ones available at either Drs. Foster & Smith or Chewy.com.

Dogs also love pizza sticks. You can get them from the above-mentioned sites. We advise dog owners to refrain from using rawhides because the quality of ingredients in these products has diminished in the last 25 years.


For more nutrition, give NuVet Vitamins to your dogs every day. You can order these vitamins online by keying in order code 52205.


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