Sports events for dogs have continued to grow and include a variety of events to test not only the dog’s athletic ability and intelligence, but the teamwork between the dog and handler. Whether training for obedience, agility or herding competitions, the Collie’s natural bond with their owner allows them to learn and excel in many canine sports.

Collies participate in a variety of canine sports, including:

If you are interested in canine sporting events, visit the AKC’s “Get Started in Dog Sports and Events” page.