1. A Collie person wants an active, bright companion and can provide his dog with plenty of attention, ample room to run and frequent opportunities for exercise.
2. A Collie person has the space to comfortably house a large dog.
3. A Collie person is prepared to deal with an intelligent dog, always staying one step ahead of his quick and alert Collie.
4. A Collie person, particularly a Rough Collie person, is ready to commit to the responsibilities of grooming a heavily coated dog, keeping the coat clean and in healthy condition.
Reprinted from Breeder’s Best: Collie © 2004 Permission granted by Kennel Club Books, an imprint of BowTie Press.