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Just Whelped
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Tell us about yourself: My name is Ellie. I have a 4.5 yo Dutch shepherd (?) named Freya. She is smart, loyal, and pretty darn cute.

What do you think?

Post by Frey-mom » Thu Sep 27, 2018 6:51 pm

I did a post over in the welcome area but here are a few more pictures of Freya. The shelter didn't really know what she was, though they listed her as a shepherd cattle dog mix. Her last vet check put her in at 62 lbs, and her shoulders are just over my 5'7" knee height. Freya is the same height and length as our lab x staffy but he is much wider (at 79 lbs). She has very expressive ears. Personality-wise she is smart, tough, sweet, and tireless. We've always told people that we think she is a Dutch Shepherd but since we got her from the shelter we can't be sure.

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Ellie, here for Freya. Also have a lab x staffy (Murphy) and an unnamed cat.

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Tell us about yourself: Accidental DS rescuer. Human companion to Radar and Leela. Owner of the site, looking to make this the top site for information and discussion on Dutch Shepherds.
Location: Cutler Bay, FL, USA

Re: What do you think?

Post by centrop67 » Sat Oct 06, 2018 11:31 am

The brindle pattern is amazing, but something about the head size and shape seems to point to possibly something else.

Absolutely gorgeous dog.
The pack -> Radar (DS), Leela (Mal?), and Karen (Human) - Cutler Bay, FL USA
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If there are no dogs in Heaven, then when I die I want to go where they went. - Will Rogers

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