Australian-cattle-dog definition

A dog of a medium-sized breed developed in Australia to herd cattle, having a muscular body and a short blue or red speckled coat.
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Any of a breed of medium-sized dog developed in Australia for herding cattle and obtained by crossing various breeds, principally the dingo, collie, and Dalmatian, characterized by pointed ears and a moderately short, straight coat that is blue, blue with tan markings, or red speckled.
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A breed of herding dog developed in Australia for controlling cattle. Varieties include the Queensland Heeler, Blue Heeler, and Red Heeler.
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Noun

Singular:
australian-cattle-dog
Plural:
australian-cattle-dogs