About Border Collies
Border Collies were bred to herd sheep in the rough border region between England and Scotland, but today the breed is better known for its brilliant intelligence, boundless energy, and love of people.
Border Collies love people and make fantastic companion dogs, especially for families with active lifestyles.
The Border Collie’s iconic “stare” helps it herd sheep, but it’s also one of the reasons why people find the breed so darn adorable.
Athletic and Hardworking
Border Collies were born to herd sheep, and that can-do attitude still exists today in Border Collie pups worldwide.
Border Collies were bred to be intelligent, and the breed continues to be known as one of the smartest in the world.
Tons of Energy
Border Collies have energy to burn. There’s a reason these dogs excel at various canine sports and competitions!
Easy to Train
Border Collies are one of the easiest breeds to train. That includes obedience, tricks, and complex commands that’ll make other dogs jealous!
Border Collie Puppy Alumni
Finding the perfect Border Collie puppy has never been easier.
Our 3 Part Mission
The happiness of our customers, our breeders, and your puppy is the foundation of everything we do.
Connect responsible, ethical breeders with responsible, ethical buyers. Our mission is to take the uncertainty and headache out of finding the perfect puppy.
Help owners keep their puppies happy and healthy throughout the dog's entire life by sourcing and creating the best products, services, and learning materials.
Accelerate the elimination of puppy mills by empowering humane breeders and exposing those with inhumane operations. We want to be part of the solution.
5 Star Breeders
We only work with Border Collie breeders who pass our 47 breeder standards. Here are a few of them...
About Uptown Approved Breeders
No puppy mills. No scams. We thoroughly vet all breeders based on our 47 Breeder Standards. When you find a puppy at Uptown, you're not just getting a dog--you're getting peace of mind that your new best friend is coming from an experienced, ethical breeder who loves dogs just as much as you do.
Questions & Answers
The Border Collie is the best livestock herding breed out there. On top of its rather unique technique for herding sheep and cattle, the Border Collie is also a voracious learner -- it understands more words, vocal commands, and hand signals than any other dog breed. Incredible, right?
Border Collie puppies for sale Austin can vary in price for a number of reasons including gender, coat color, lineage, and even breeder experience. Naturally, rare Border Collies for sale in Austin fetch a higher price than other puppies. What’s great about the Uptown Puppies network is the wide array of options in terms of price, allowing you to find a Border Collie Austin that’s within your price range.
Uptown Puppies has a network that runs throughout the Lower 48, and the breeders and businesses that we work with can easily arrange safe transport for your new puppy to a major airport in Austin. No more driving for hours for you! We also know that there is a growing number of Border Collie breeders Austin so don’t be surprised if you find someone nearby.
Breeders and businesses who wish to join the Uptown network go through a strict screening process where our team takes a close look at their breeding practices, facilities, and animal care. If you want to know more about the standards we uphold, you can read about it on our Breeder Pledge.
There is no shortage of websites offering Border Collie puppies Austin. The problem with these places is that they can’t guarantee where the puppies really come from. Uptown works only with reputable breeders and businesses, we work hard to keep backyard breeders and puppy mills out. This makes it easier for you to find your dream dog in our network.
Tempting as it is, walk away from a puppy mill’s offer of a cheap Border Collie for sale Austin.Puppy mills function mostly as a puppy factory, breeding their dogs carelessly and shortchanging essential puppy care. This results in litters that are sickly, have behavior issues, or have tragically short lifespans. Most people who buy dogs from mills quickly regret their decision after spending thousands on vet bills early in the puppy’s life.
If you’re looking for a rare Border Collie for sale in Austin, we can help! Let us know what kind of Border Collie you’re looking for and we’ll connect you with the breeders that are most likely to produce them. If you’re not yet sure about the kind of puppy that you want, you can browse our network’s Border Collies for sale Austin to see your options!
Border Collie puppies for sale in Austin are medium-sized dogs that have formidable herding skills, athletic abilities, and intelligence. The breed was created in the UK to herd livestock in the hilly regions between Scotland and England. Today, the Border Collie is the dog of choice for people with active lifestyles and can be seen in various canine sports and competitions.
Though they seem to be the right size for apartment living, Border Collies are not meant to be cooped up indoors for too long. These dogs need plenty of exercise and mental stimulation or else, they can become quite destructive. They thrive better in homes with access to large spaces where they can run and play.
Uptown Puppies is your best bet for finding a happy and healthy Austin Border Collie for sale. Begin your search by browsing our network’s available puppies. When you find the puppy that you want to bring home, contact the breeder to arrange the pickup or transport details of your new puppy. And that’s it! Now you wait until Gotcha Day.
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