All available puppies pictured below are here in Oxford, Massachusetts
We can have either Miniature or Standard Australian Shepherds on this page.
significant difference between the Miniature Australian Shepherd and the
Australian Shepherd is the size. The
miniatures are about 20 pounds lighter, ranging from 20 to 40 pounds
Known for their intelligence
and ability to learn, this breed is outstanding at herding and obedience
training. Aussies need regular
exercise and mental stimulation. Daily long walks and regular
training sessions are needed. Without the proper stimulation, an Aussie can become bored and
It is best to have a job for the dog to perform. For example, great jobs can be
tending to the children or chasing squirrels from the yard. Aussies are
excellent with active children and will make it their personal obligation to
protect and watch over them as they would a flock of sheep.However, it is
important to teach the breed that herding humans is not acceptable.
especially the Minis, are okay in apartments providing that sufficient
exercise is given. Their coat is medium length and requires little
grooming. Baths should be given as needed and brushing should be done
on a regular basis. Aussie coats have white markings in any of the
following colors; blue or red merle, red, black, or tri (black,tan
&white). Their average life span is between 10 to 12 years.
MiniAussies make great pets for active families looking for a medium
Pictures and availability last updated on 2/11/14 cb
Laughlin Kennel is a dog breeder & Kennel located in Oxford,
Massachusetts, near Connecticut, Rhode Island and all of New England,
including Worcester, Providence, Boston, Springfield and Hartford. AKC,
APRI, ACA, UAB and other registries. We have available puppies bred
here and also pups from other breeders.
considered this a purchase or an adoption, bringing a puppy home is a
wonderful joy. And yet adopting a new member into your family is a
life changing event, so call or e-mail us if you have any questions.