The origins and history of the Australian Cattle Dog

The Australian Cattle Dog is known by many names including the Blue or Red Heeler depending upon the coat color. Early names used were the Queensland Heeler referring to the state of Australia they were developed in and the Halls Heeler after one of the early creators of the breed. They were the first successful … Read more

How to put weight on a skinny Australian Cattle Dog

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Why is my Blue Heeler so skinny? There are several reasons why your Blue Heeler is too skinny or even a little underweight. This can include poor nutrition or not consuming enough calories, too much exercise, stress or anxiety, or a dental issue discouraging them from eating. If your Blue Heeler has experienced a sudden … Read more