Your Purebred Puppy, Honest Advice About Dogs and Dog Breeds

How to care for your Australian Cattle Dog. Honest advice on caring for Queensland Heeler puppies and adult dogs. Feeding, training, and health care.

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Australian Cattle Dog breed

Australian Cattle Dogs...
(Queensland Heelers)
Advice You Can Trust

By Michele Welton. Copyright © 2000-2014



Australian Cattle Dog Breed Review

Dog breed reviewWhat's Good About 'Em,
What's Bad About 'Em.


The most honest dog breed review you'll ever find. Temperament, personality, behavior, traits, and characteristics. As an Obedience Instructor and Breed Selection Consultant for over 30 years, I give you my honest opinions about the breed – I hold nothing back.

Australian Cattle Dog FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions about the traits and characteristics of Australian Cattle Dogs, also known as Queensland Blue Heelers or Red Heelers.


Training Australian Cattle Dogs

I'll show you how to teach your Australian Cattle Dog puppy or adult dog to listen to you and do what you say. My training methods are based on respect and sensible leadership. No hitting, yelling, choke collars, shock collars, or clicker training.

Australian Cattle Dog Health & Feeding

Learn about the best dog foods, vaccinations and booster shots (needed or not?), natural treatments for Australian Cattle Dog health problems, spaying and neutering pros and cons, and more.

Buying or Adopting an Australian Cattle Dog

Good breeders versus bad breeders – how to tell the difference. Adopting your Australian Cattle Dog from a rescue group. Temperament tests for evaluating Australian Cattle Dog puppies and adult dogs for sale or adoption.