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
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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
Very smart! In fact, Border Collies are widely considered to be one of the world’s smartest dog breeds - they were bred specifically to be intelligent. Border Collie puppies for sale Portland have a love of learning, thriving on facing new challenges. That makes them easy to train, and great at agility and other canine sports.
The price of buying a Border Collie Portland puppy will depend on a few factors. That will include the coat color and pattern, the eye color, the size, the gender, pedigree, and more. With Uptown, you’ll have plenty of options, with our approved Border Collie breeders in Portland and businesses offering a variety of cute Border Collie puppies for sale in Portland at a range of price points.
It won’t be a problem! The businesses, Border Collie breeders Portland, and companies listed on our site will be able to arrange for your Border Collie puppy to be transported to the most convenient major airport that’s close to you. No need to drive all over the state looking for puppies - instead, your new Border Collie for sale Portland will be brought almost to your doorstep.
You can take a look at our Breeder Pledge, which goes into just what we require from a partner business or breeder. Any breeder wanting to join our network must take the Pledge, promising to uphold sky-high standards on animal care, cleanliness and hygiene, legal compliance, and much more.
When you Google ‘Border Collie puppies Portland near me’, you’ll end up browsing those businesses who’ve done a good job at marketing - but that doesn’t make them the best BREEDERS. With Uptown, you’ll only see the breeders who truly excel at what they do - not just those with a big enough marketing budget.
Unfortunately, if you see Border Collies for sale in Portland and the price seems too good to be true, there’s a good chance they’ve been bred in a puppy mill. Puppy mills are a byword for incompetence and cruelty, with Border Collies puppies being improperly bred - meaning they could suffer from medical conditions that will cost a fortune in vet bills. We don’t allow puppy mills on our site.
If you’re looking for a particular type of Border Collie for sale in Portland (a slate merle Border Collie, for example), then you’re where you need to be. Whatever kind of Border Collie you’re looking for, the breeder and businesses listed on Uptown are here to make your search a walk in the park. You’ll be welcoming your dream dog into your home in no time!
Border Collies for sale Portland were first bred as working dogs in 18th century Scotland and England, herding sheep in the rugged hills. They’re famed for their intelligence and ability to learn, making training them an easy task. They excel at sports, but they’re also the kindest, most affectionate pups around.
Yes, they do. Portland Border Collies for sale are fun-loving and easy going animals, and they get on well with people, other dogs - and children of all ages. They are affectionate and loyal, and will bond with all your family members, young and old. They also make excellent family watchdogs, protecting your loved ones from harm.
Yes. As long as you give them plenty of exercise and a balanced diet, most Border Collie puppies in Portland won’t suffer from any major health problems, and can live up to 14 years. Remember though, that if you buy a Border Collie from a puppy mill or backyard breeder, they’re far more likely to have underlying health conditions.
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