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The Texas Heeler is a cross between an Australian Cattle Dog (Blue Heeler) and a Australian Shepherd. The Texas Heeler is an excellent cattle herder like that of the Blue Heeler and also has the ability to herd sheep and horses like that of the Australian Shepherd. The Texas Heeler is a breed known for it's intelligence and trainability. It is also known to be very social and require plenty of exercise and space to run.

Must be socialized at young age to avoid agressiveness, especially towards other dogs, or timidity with other dogs or strangers

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30 to 70 pounds
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General Health

As with most randomly bree dogs, fewer health issues typically than selectively bred dogs due to a wider gene pool

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Smooth to somewhat wavy coated, quick drying. Brush to limit shedding

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Ideal Environment

The Texas Heeler prefers plenty of room for exercise and play. Daily exercise and socialization is a must.

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