POPSUGAR Pets Dogs Border Collie Facts What Do You Know About Border Collies? by Pets 1/25/11 6 Shares Like us on Facebook Sign up for our daily newsletter > This is one smart breed. Best known as sheep herding pros, these brainy animals have quite a reputation. What else do you know about the Border Collie? Test your smarts when you take the quiz. What Do You Know About Border Collies? The Border Collie was originally known by what name? Sheep Dog Scotch Sheep Dog Scottish Sheep Dog Sheep Herding Dog T or F: Border Collies love to work and play but tire quickly. True False The Border Collie can mesmerize cattle or sheep during herding by? Moving quickly Staring intensely Wagging its tail Barking incessantly T or F: The Border Collie is friendly and affectionate with all people it encounters. True False This breed has how many coat varieties? One Two Three Four Border Collies are prone to which of the following? Allergy to fleas Epilepsy Hip dysplasia Deafness All of the above The American Kennel Club first recognized the Border Collie in what year? 1990 1993 1995 1997 T or F? The beloved Lassie is a Border Collie. True False Progress Image Source: Getty Back to Homepage Comments Read More Border ColliesBreedsExamQuizDogs Dogs 7 Tips to Consider Before Including Your Pet on Your Wedding Day Your Dog Could Be a Movie Star! Dog Has No Chill When He Meets Air Conditioning For the First Time This Dog Has Some Odd BFFs — Birds and a Hamster! POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests. Get inspired with our daily newsletter Food Love and Sex DIY Vegetarian Tech Home Sign up with By signing up, I agree to the Terms and to receive emails from POPSUGAR.