Category Archives: Australian Cattle Dog


During the 1980s I allowed my irritation with the versions of Australian Cattle Dog history in current circulation to get the better of me. A case of shut up about it or sort it put. I took the second route.

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The Australian Cattle Dog – not just a head!

Kath Williamson A great deal of emphasis is placed on the head of the Australian Cattle Dog. However it must be stressed that a dog with an average head and body is a better dog than the dog whose head … Continue reading

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Australian Cattle Dogs are white

ACDs and ASTCDs are  white dogs (except for any solid colour patches). Pups are white at birth. Colour intensity commonly (but not always) increases with age and varies from one part of the dog’s body to another. These colour changes … Continue reading

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