ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Pictures of Border Collies

Updated on July 13, 2011

Boder Collies are a breed of dog that is loved around the world for it's intellect, energy and non aggressive nature. Traditionally used as working dogs to herd sheep, collies are now becoming even more popular as household pets for owners that have a lot of energy to burn. Collies are beautiful looking dogs that glow with enthusiasm and willing. Their eagerness to please is obvious on their playful and always cheerful faces. Collies make excellent companions, workers and dog agility competitors. Their hunger for a challenge makes them enthusiastic trainees in all dog sports, particularly fly ball, at which they excel above all other breeds. Their medium to long coats comes in many colours, but the most common being black and white. Alternatives include black tri colour, blue merle and red/gold. They can also often have different colour eyes!

To celebrate the excellent breed that is a Collie dog, I have put together pictures of Border Collies for your to enjoy. These pictures will show the varying fur colour, ear style and shape and abilities of the Collie through training.

Pictures of Border Collies as puppies

Border Collie Puppy
Border Collie Puppy
Border Collie puppy
Border Collie puppy
Border Collie Puppy
Border Collie Puppy

Border Collies make the most adorable puppies! These pictures of Border Collie puppies show the most common colouring; black and white. The amount of black and white can vary a lot amongst dogs; some dogs will even have only one colour to their fur. Collie puppies are extremely playful and enjoy nothing more than a run and catch game in the park. Be prepared for them to keep you active! and watch out for their herding instincts kicking in. They have been known to try to herd children, or even cars.

Border Collie Agility

Pictures of Border Collies
Pictures of Border Collies

Fly Ball

Pictures of Border Collies
Pictures of Border Collies

Pictures of Border Collies; colour varieties

Pictures of Border Collies
Pictures of Border Collies
Blue Merle Boder Collie
Blue Merle Boder Collie
Picture of Tri - colour Border Collies
Picture of Tri - colour Border Collies

Pictures of Border Collies

Border Collies are beautiful dogs that make amazing pets or working companions. If you want more advice on training your dog, playtime treats or the best living conditions for your dog, please click on the highlighted links that take you to our other hubs.

I hope you have enjoyed my selction of pictures of border collies, with such a beautiful dog it isn't too hard to find some great snaps. Do you have some better ones? Are you lucky enough to have a Collie as part of your family?


    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • casshd profile image


      7 years ago from Hemel Hempstead, UK

      Thanks for the great hub, fantastic pictures! I didn't realise there were so many types of border collie. Our is quick stocky and black velvet fur on her back. We're wondering if she has some black lab in her. Otherwise she is all collie. Just adopted her yesterday and enjoying the getting to know you process.

    • dearabbysmom profile image


      7 years ago from Indiana

      Love your photos! That puppy is just too precious. I own 2 BC's and it's almost a full-time job!

    • Moment in Time profile image

      Moment in Time 

      7 years ago

      Great Hub! Love the pictures.

    • jantamaya profile image

      Maria Janta-Cooper 

      7 years ago from UK

      Great hub, great dogs, great Collies! Wow. What do you do when your collie wants to work?

    • dosburros profile imageAUTHOR


      7 years ago

      Glad you both enjoyed the hub; a very easy one to do with such great looking dogs. Border Collies are very intelligent and quick- they require a lot of attention, but are definitely worth the effort.

    • Mrs. J. B. profile image

      Mrs. J. B. 

      7 years ago from Southern California

      I watched a special on Boarder Collies a few months back. They are very smart, quick and love to work..

    • frogdropping profile image


      7 years ago

      We have a Border collie. She's a red and white and completely crazy. Right now she's sat with me, watching me and hoping I'll talk with her :)

      Nice hub, great pictures.


    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

    Show Details
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)