Dog's Name
 Jager's Scarlett
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 ESCR Owned By
 Dana Edwards
 BackgroundScarlett is a black and white female born in October 2009 and evaluated at 17 months of age. She has been raised on a working sheep farm with daily exposure to livestock.

Scarlett is very responsive to her owner. She is very sensitive to correction.
 Summary of Working Traits
Keenness/ Drive -- works but easily discouraged
Style -- gathering
Power -- livestock generally respect Scarlett

Stock Ethic -- maintains control appropriately, without causing undue stress
Work Ethic -- somewhat distractible while working

Biddability -- very responsive to guidance and control
Approach -- moderately wide
"Eye" -- loose - upright and free-moving
Bark -- works silently
Bite -- low heeler with a soft bite, seldom used

Orientation -- aware of livestock but primary focus is owner
Territoriality -- generally respects boundaries, stays at home
Patrol -- occasionally patrols territory
Warning -- always barks to warn of unusual situations
Defense of property -- fairly laidback about guarding property
Defense of people -- also fairly laidback
Tracking ability -- does not track
Predators -- drives off predators
Attitude towards newborns -- shows gentle and/or protective nature
Pest control -- hunts rodents

 Summary of Structure
Scarlett has an average build with a long tail and correct scissors bite. Her movement is smooth and effortless; she is very fast and agile, with exceptional jumping ability . Her coat is low maintenance and of good quality.
 Summary of Temperament
Scarlett is friendly and mild-mannered but can be fearful of strangers. She is very devoted and affectionate with family. She is alert and very responsive to her environment but not busy; she has a soft disposition.

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