Dismiss Notice
Hello Guest, Welcome to the new version of Sheltieforums.com. If you have any questions regarding the new software, please post in the following section: Forum Upgrade
    1. Events

      Premium Members can post event announcements here.
      Discussions:
      65
      Messages:
      1,863
    2. Missing Shelties

      If you know of a lost or found Sheltie, please post it here.
      Discussions:
      193
      Messages:
      3,434
      Latest: Lost in Hawkinsville, Georgia Hanne, Jul 19, 2017 at 12:54 PM
    3. Forum Notifications

      As we make changes and improvements to our forums, we will tell you about it here. Only moderators may post, so PM one if you have questions.
      Discussions:
      16
      Messages:
      35
      Latest: Member List Sorting Ann, Dec 31, 2016
    1. Say Hello!

      C'mon in and introduce yourself!
      Discussions:
      1,611
      Messages:
      24,014
      Latest: Hello from the UK corbinam, Jul 25, 2017 at 6:17 PM
    2. Considering a Sheltie?

      Get tips and advice from other Sheltie owners here.
      Discussions:
      207
      Messages:
      4,371
    3. Puppies 101

      Forum for all those new puppy questions!
      Discussions:
      1,277
      Messages:
      18,533
      Latest: Sheltie Breeders Phil Hughes, Jul 23, 2017 at 8:45 PM
    4. Sheltie Angels

      A place to give & receive support for our Shelties who have gone to the Rainbow Bridge.
      Discussions:
      344
      Messages:
      7,098
      Latest: End of a Sca-ga danisgoat, Jul 23, 2017 at 1:14 PM
    5. Sheltie Chat

      SHELTIE-RELATED topics that don’t fit anywhere else!
      Discussions:
      4,681
      Messages:
      66,110
      Latest: Treat tip/trick ghggp, Jul 25, 2017 at 5:05 PM
    6. General Dog Chat

      Feel like talking about topics other than Shelties? DOG RELATED TOPICS ONLY PLEASE.
      Discussions:
      1,180
      Messages:
      16,712
      Latest: Mango's getting Fixed JacqueZ, Jun 22, 2017
    1. Behavior

      You don't speak Sheltie? Learn to interpret and deal with their behaviors here.
      Discussions:
      1,999
      Messages:
      28,389
    2. Grooming

      Learn tips and techniques that will make your Sheltie look their best!
      Discussions:
      917
      Messages:
      13,584
    3. Sheltie Training

      Forum for general training discussions. (I.e., tricks, leash training, crate training, clicker training, etc.)
      Discussions:
      467
      Messages:
      6,027
      Latest: Pool/Water Safety Shelby's mom, Jul 3, 2017
    4. Diseases & Illnesses

      Forum for discussion of specific medical problems.
      Discussions:
      1,106
      Messages:
      19,690
      Latest: Allergies help Cara Sandler, Jul 25, 2017 at 3:17 PM
    5. Drugs & Medications

      Is your Sheltie on medications? Get questions answered and support here.
      Discussions:
      365
      Messages:
      4,912
      Latest: New Oral Flea med JacqueZ, Jul 24, 2017 at 11:42 AM
    6. General Health

      Forum for discussing health and dental issues.
      Discussions:
      1,444
      Messages:
      21,156
    7. Senior Sheltie Health

      Enjoy those golden years. Talk to other Sheltie owners about their experiences.
      Discussions:
      152
      Messages:
      2,667
    1. BARF, Raw & Natural Diets

      Discuss nutrition information, advice and feeding options here.
      Discussions:
      201
      Messages:
      2,503
    2. Commercial Food

      Discuss wet vs. dry, brands, ingredients, quality and more.
      Discussions:
      498
      Messages:
      7,100
    3. Treats & Supplements

      Did someone say c-o-o-k-i-e?
      Discussions:
      376
      Messages:
      4,812
      Latest: Adding Green Tripe to Kibble Ann, Jul 5, 2017
    4. Recipes

      Shelties love home cooking!
      Discussions:
      42
      Messages:
      404
      Latest: Making a home made kidney diet? RikyR, Feb 22, 2017
    1. Agility

      Forum for discussing all aspects of the Sheltie in Agility.
      Discussions:
      1,907
      Messages:
      24,800
      Latest: Never too old for agility Caro, Jul 6, 2017
    2. Flyball

      Forum for flying Shelties! (Say that 5 times fast!)
      Discussions:
      170
      Messages:
      2,329
      Latest: Big Peach Flyball Chris, Jun 10, 2017
    3. Herding & Tracking

      Discussion of the Sheltie doing the work it was bred for!
      Discussions:
      93
      Messages:
      1,010
      Latest: Some questions on herding corbinam, May 31, 2017
    4. Obedience

      Topics concerning competition, training questions and advice.
      Discussions:
      549
      Messages:
      6,461
      Latest: Poor Baron... ghggp, Jul 25, 2017 at 5:43 PM
    5. Other Sports

      Forum to discuss other dog sports like disc dog, tracking, lure coursing, musical freestyle, etc.
      Discussions:
      41
      Messages:
      419
      Latest: Sheltie Skateboarding? tesslynn, Feb 18, 2017
    1. Getting Started in Conformation

      New to breed handling? Have a question? Get answers from the experts here!
      Discussions:
      72
      Messages:
      878
    2. Handling Chat

      Need info on upcoming shows? Need advice? Want to vent? This is the place!
      Discussions:
      282
      Messages:
      4,724
      Latest: New Champion Cleo2014, Nov 8, 2016
    3. Show Grooming

      Bathing, brushing & tips for dogs competing in conformation shows.
      Discussions:
      34
      Messages:
      452
    4. Sheltie Colors

      Sable, Tri, Bi, Blue, Merle....what does it all mean? Find out more & discuss color genetics here.
      Discussions:
      125
      Messages:
      2,576
    5. Handling Techniques

      Forum for help with training for the show ring.
      Discussions:
      15
      Messages:
      132
      Latest: No ears tofu pup, Aug 5, 2015
    6. Pedigrees

      Researching your Sheltie's family tree? Have a pedigree question? Get details here.
      Discussions:
      57
      Messages:
      1,087
      Latest: Understanding lines and breeding Caro, Jul 2, 2017
    7. The Sheltie Standard

      Area to discuss the AKC standard.
      Discussions:
      70
      Messages:
      1,461
      Latest: Eye color in breeding sheltiebrat, Feb 16, 2017
    1. Clothing, Leashes & Collars

      Sheltie fashion can be fun!
      Discussions:
      167
      Messages:
      2,481
      Latest: Martingale quandary! Stella, Mar 4, 2017
    2. Crates & Beds

      Place to discuss alternatives to using YOUR bed/couch. (Shhh...just don't tell the Shelties!)
      Discussions:
      86
      Messages:
      1,123
      Latest: Elevated beds SheepOfBlue, Jul 25, 2017 at 4:36 PM
    3. Toys

      The Sheltie with the most toys wins! squeak, squeak!
      Discussions:
      125
      Messages:
      1,827
      Latest: Funky toy that is chew proof! JoyceJoh, May 25, 2017
    4. Other Equipment

      You can never have enough dog stuff!
      Discussions:
      130
      Messages:
      1,865
      Latest: Robot vacuum? ttexan, Apr 18, 2017
    1. Rescue Chat

      Forum for Sheltie related rescue discussions.
      Discussions:
      337
      Messages:
      5,768
      Latest: Craigslist Sheltie in Florida Daisy1015, Jul 22, 2017 at 2:33 PM
    2. Adopt a Sheltie

      For dogs available from 501(c)(3) tax-exempt rescues looking to re-home a dog.
      Discussions:
      175
      Messages:
      1,959
    3. Rescue Stories

      Have a feel good story about a Sheltie that you or a friend rescued? Please share it with us.
      Discussions:
      52
      Messages:
      1,418
    4. Volunteers Needed

      Look to see if you can volunteer your time to help a Sheltie in need.
      Discussions:
      8
      Messages:
      56
      Latest: I'm around. Sheltiemama, Nov 20, 2015
    1. Equipment & Apparel

      Dog related items only, please.
      Discussions:
      3
      Messages:
      4
      Latest: Furminator For Sale! lovemyshelties, Dec 20, 2011
    2. Giveaways

      If you're looking for a home for a "freebie" dog (or other animal) or have an item you're willing to give away, you may post it here. Ads in this forum are free.
      Discussions:
      19
      Messages:
      228
      Latest: Clean Run (Past Issues) k9kreationz, Feb 15, 2016
    3. Miscellaneous Classifieds

      Dog related items only, please.
      Discussions:
      3
      Messages:
      23
      Latest: Sheltie portraits BarbV, Feb 7, 2014
    4. Wanted

      Looking for a puppy, adult dog or dog related equipment?
      Discussions:
      2
      Messages:
      26
      Latest: Wanted...Rescue copper5228, Dec 22, 2012
    1. Help Forum

      Post here if you are having technical difficulties.
      Discussions:
      135
      Messages:
      1,183
      Latest: Ho do I find my older posts? Kelly, May 8, 2017
    2. Frequently Asked Questions

      Have a question about how something works? You’ll find the answers here.
      Discussions:
      45
      Messages:
      339
    3. Forum Upgrade

      The forums will be upgrading from VBulletin software to Xenforo. Post here for questions, help or to make suggestions.
      Discussions:
      11
      Messages:
      133
      Latest: Thread tools Calliesmom, Jun 29, 2016
    1. Favorites

      The best of Sheltie Forums, collected here for your enjoyment.
      Discussions:
      2
      Messages:
      51
      Latest: Dingleberries! Rassy, Nov 8, 2008
    2. Reference

      Some of our most useful threads, saved here for quick access.
      Discussions:
      6
      Messages:
      55