Both the name and derivation of the Collie are obscure. For centuries Collies were little known outside of the Scottish Lowlands, where they guarded the large flocks of sheep that roamed freely over the heath. One theory of the name’s origin is that it was derived from a Gaelic word meaning useful. The Collie is affectionate with children, and its keen sense of belonging makes it an effective watchdog.
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