About Australian Shepherds
Despite their name, Australian Shepherds originate from America and are still one of the most popular shepherd breeds and adored family members in the country. An Aussie might be the answer if you are looking for a lively and loving companion.
Loyal and Loving
Australian Shepherds are loyal puppies that stay by your side through rain and sunshine. They love nothing better than showering their owners with affection.
Strong and Hardworking
Australian Shepherds are hardworking dogs with limitless strength of character and are ready for any challenge you give them.
Australian Shepherds are excellent buddies and cherish plenty of cuddles after an exciting day of play.
As Aussies are a herding breed at heart, they like to always be on the move - fetching, running, playing, so they do require an owner that can keep up with them!
This breed is extremely intelligent and loves a challenge, so with the right type of owner Australian Shepherds are very rewarding to train.
Fun for the Whole Family
Australian Shepherds make great family pets, both as a protector and as a delightful companion for the children.
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Finding the perfect Australian Shepherd puppy has never been easier.
Our 3 Part Mission
Texas Puppies is built on trust and happiness—for you, your family, your puppy, and our nationwide network of ethical breeders.
Connect humane, responsible breeders with loving, caring families. We eliminate the headache and hassle of finding the perfect puppy online.
Educate and assist families on puppy happiness and health throughout your dog’s entire life, with the best products, services and resources.
Accelerate the closure of puppy mills and backyard breeding operations by empowering humane breeders and exposing scams and unethical breeders.
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We only work with Australian Shepherd breeders who pass our 47 breeder standards. Here are a few of them...
About Texas Puppies Approved Breeders
No backyard breeders, no puppy mills, no scams. Texas Puppies vets all partners and breeders according to our tough Breeder Pledge. With us, you’re not just getting a new best friend—you’re getting peace of mind that your new furry friend is coming from an experienced, ethical breeder who loves puppies just as much as you.
Questions & Answers
Price varies on many factors from the breeder and their experience to the gender, eye color and size of the dog - the price of a miniature Australian Shepherd Texas would differ to that of a full size one. However, when you choose a dog from Texas Puppies there is usually a selection that would suit almost every budget.
One the criteria that Texas Puppies use to screen Australian Shepherd breeders Texas is that they are experienced in arranging travel for puppies within the Lower 48. So, if you find your perfect mini Australian Shepherd for sale in Texas and are unable to pick up your new puppy in person, we can arrange for you to meet them at your nearest major airport.
Don’t worry, our strict standards mean that we have no puppy mills, dog scammers or backyard breeders to be found, which make Texas Puppies a great place to choose a Texas Australian Shepherd from. You can take a look at our extensive Breeder Pledge yourself to see the high standards we set before we allow a business or breeder to become vetted by Texas Puppies.
There was a time when choosing an Australian Shepherd (or any other breed) was simple, but then puppy mills and scammers came and put a spanner in the works. Here at Texas Puppies, you can select from a range of lovingly raised Australian Shepherd Texas puppies, even if you're specifically looking for red merle Australian Shepherd puppies for sale in Texas.
Puppy mills are where female dogs are bred over and over again to produce litter after litter.Unfortunately these dogs are often not treated well or genetically tested. A dog from a puppy mill can also cost in terms of additional vet bills and a shorter lifespan. And all we want for your Australian Shepherd puppies Austin Texas is for it to live as long as possible.
There are plenty of miniature Australian Shepherd puppies for sale Texas out there just waiting to be discovered by a new loving owner like you. Start your search for a miniature Australian Shepherd for sale in Texas by finding and connecting with one of our top-rated breeder/business partners (mini Australian Shepherd breeders Texas).
As a new owner of a Australian Shepherd puppy Texas, you should be prepared to spend at least one to two hours a day playing and exercising with your pup, whether that is in a large fenced area in the yard or going on hikes or walks. Like most pooches, Australian Shepherds need to be exercised regularly so they can stay fit, healthy and happy.
Australian Shepherds were bred in the US (unlike their name suggests) in the mid 1800s as a gold rush dog breed. It’s original job was to be a cattle herder and they still yearn to have a job to do. These full size and mini Australian Shepherd puppies Texas give their families plenty of love and are made extra happy when their owners recognise their intelligence.
When people refer to some as a backyard breeder, it usually refers to someone who allows their own animals to breed, without due care about looking after the additional puppies, or the conditions they live in. For Australian Shepherd puppies Texas Puppies picks only the most reputable people to do business with to ensure you receive a healthy puppy into your home, whether that is a full size pooch or a toy Australian Shepherd Texas.
If you take your Australian Shepherd out for plenty of walks and exercise, then an apartment living arrangement does work for people, but for a full size Aussie, an apartment can be too confining for its inherent lively spirit. If you have your heart set on an Australian Shepherd, it might be worth considering a mini Australian Shepherd Texas because of its smaller size.
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