March 17, 2018

I've been dwelling a little lately on appropriate exercise for puppies of different age groups. Part of the reason for this is that I am considering constructing a puppy playground for our little ones. I'm attempting to design a stimulating but safe environment. This s...

January 27, 2018

Bessy gave birth to eight perfect puppies on Wednesday 24 January 2018. She is being a fantastic Mum and all puppies are thriving.

Meet the Boys on Day 3:

Gus - sold to Jindabyne, NSW:

Sanchez - sold to Glossodia, NSW.

Bailey - sold to Merewether, NSW.

Kole - sold to South...

January 24, 2018

It is with great pleasure that Emerald Park announces the birth of Bessy & Jack's litter of 8 beautiful, healthy, purebred Border Collie puppies on 24 January 2018!

Our dogs are an important part of our family and Emerald Park has excellent opportunities for exposure to...

December 29, 2017

When comparing the Border Collie Breed Standard for showing in different countries there is some interesting variation. Acceptance of erect ears in some countries, being one.

Australia appears to be the most specific in terms of coat colours permissible in the standard....

December 29, 2017

The Australian National Kennel Council has both a regular and extended breed standard, which are most informative. Both guidelines describe the ideal characteristics, temperament and appearance of the Border Collie to ensure that it is functionally fit and sound.

You wi...

December 28, 2017

Neurological stimulation is something I am keen to start with our next litter of puppies.

It's no secret that reputable breeders are continually trying to improve their lines. This may be towards: better breed standards, improved hip scores, agility or better working ab...

December 25, 2017

The study of genetics is fascinating. It is quite predictable, and a field I enjoyed studying at university and teaching to students.

Genetic Diseases are those that can be passed on from parents to offspring. They are inherited from either one or both parents. Highly h...

December 24, 2017

Merry Christmas from Emerald Park.

Have faith, believe in grace, hold onto hope, trust in God, expect miracles, give thanks, pray always and love one another!

We pray that your life will be blessed, your time spent with family and friends will be filled with joy, your pe...

December 23, 2017

There is always the temptation to share festive foods with your "best friend" over Christmas and New Year celebrations. Below is the "Naughty" list of foods you should avoid sharing:

* Ham and ham bones

* Any cooked bones

* Chocolate

* Grapes - fresh or dried

* Avocados

* Nu...

December 22, 2017

Your puppy will need appropriate and regular socialisation in order to grow into a well adjusted dog. The below information explains the different stages puppies go through as they grow.

0-7 Weeks:

Puppies can do little more than touch and taste at birth. Newborn puppies...

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0439 196 343

30 Kalawonda Rd
Dyers Crossing, NSW, 2429

MDBA Breeder Member Prefix: Emerald Park; Member No: 14135.

Breeder Identification Number with the NSW Pet Registry: B000660754.

Emerald Park adheres to the Animal Welfare Code of Practice - Breeding Cats and Dogs.