You have an Aussie. 
You have a breed that's a little over 150 years old. 
You have a breed that is the only herding stock dog originally bred in America, and is truly American, being a great big melting pot of different breeds to get what they wanted.
You have a breed that was bred to be able to herd one thousand sheep with a few buddies and only one human shepherd.
You have an Aussie. 
You have a breed that was bred for sheep but able to think and adjust to herd ducks, geese, pig, chickens, and rabbits And each one herded differently .
You have a breed that guarded all those sheep, ducks, geese, and rabbits, so it made sure it kept it's eyes on you. 
You have a breed that has guarding instincts as strong as it's herding instincts.
You have a breed that ranchers loved because if you needed something done, it could do it.
You have an Aussie. 
You have a breed that was known as early as 1860 for it's intelligence, gentleness, loyalty and uncompromising courage and strength in the face of danger.
You have a breed that was bred to have no trouble continually moving with a comfortable lope all day. Every day.
You have a breed that doesn't care about the weather, and has worked everywhere from Antarctica to the hot dry plains of Texas.
You have an Aussie. 
You have a breed that is known for incredible energy and intelligence and also being one of the most destructive dogs there is when those aren't taken care of. 
You have a breed that you thought you knew what it took to raise one, and was still surprised. And still got another one.
You have a breed that has no problem running your home if they don't think you are doing it right.
You have a breed that made the list of ten most high maintenance dogs. And you weren't surprised.
You have a breed that you have actively talked people out of getting. And laugh when non aussie owners say they can take care of it for a little while.
You have an Aussie and wouldn't trade it for the w
orld.

"KARMA"

"MICKEY"

"CONNIE"

"JACKPOT"

Thank You​ Cathy Davis and David Ramey

AKC GCH/ ASCA / Int Ch Melodys Never Ending Fantasia RN CGC DNA-VP
​AKC Reg DN33098201
​ASCA Reg E174092
​4 Grand Ch Majors
Call Name: "Mickey"
Owned and loved by Dave and Lonnie Kennedy in Fairfield, CA
Born 06/27/2011
DNA Number: AKC DNA ‪#‎V699445‬
CERT Number: CERF28
OFA Number: OFA25E
OFEL25OFEL Number: OFEL25
Hips Excellant
Elbows Normal
CERF TEST : 3-Oct-2017 Cleared Annually
MDR1 M/N
​HSF-4 NEG/NEG
​ Natural Bob Tail NBT (1 Copy)

Full Detention Scissors Bite
21&1/2 Tall
51 pounds
​Sire:"Jackpot" BIS AKC GCH/ASCA/CAN CH Melody Hit the Jackpot, CD, PT DNA-VP
​Dam: "Connie" Melodys French Connection DNA-VP
The Color of a Blue Merle Aussie is Like a Hand Painted Masterpiece
​​BLOCKBUSTER AUSTRALIAN
SHEPHERDS

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