The good news is, the Collie puppy price is typically very affordable, at between $400 and $600. Because the purebred Collie price is so minimal, you won’t even save much on an adoption or rescue. Rescues typically charge between $300 and $500 as a donation, which goes toward saving other Collies.
What do collies cost?
Expect to pay about $600 and up for Border Collies, who are meant to be pets and have complete documents but have no show quality. For a premium puppy with papers, breeding rights, and superior lineage, prepare a budget for $1,300 to $4,500. Sometimes, even more.
How much does a Scottish Collie cost?
A Scotch Collie puppy for companion purposes from a decent breeder can cost about $700. Prices can go higher than that though if you choose to go on a waiting list for a top breeder with a great reputation and lots of experience.
Which is the cheapest dog in the world?
Chihuahua. These tiny, feisty dogs have become famous as the purse-sized companions of rich celebrities. They make the list of least expensive dogs because of their $23 average bathing cost and $650 purchase price.
Are border collies easy to train?
Border Collies are an all-round sweet dog, usually very soft in nature, but are highly driven by the chase of a ball or something that moves quickly. They are generally easy to train and love to work either in obedience trials or other types of events such as fly ball, agility or sheep herding trials.
Should I get a male or female rough collie?
Males and females make equally good pets. The collie is a breed in which there is very little difference in temperament between males and females. The males are larger and carry a fuller, more impressive coat. The females are more compact and take less time to groom.
Can rough collies be left alone?
Rough collies, or long-haired collies, often fear being left alone. Because of this, a typically mild-mannered collie may turn destructive when left home by himself. If this sounds familiar, your best friend may be showing the signs of separation anxiety.
Do Border Collies bark a lot?
You just need to work out what your border collie is saying. If it seems to be nothing, divert its attention. Some breeds tend to bark more than others. And, while some barking is normal, such as when visitors arrive, unnecessary barking is irritating for you and anyone that can hear it.