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The West Highland Terrier is a Scottish breed of dog with a recorded history that dates back as early as during the reign of James I of England (VI of Scotland), who reigned between 1567 and 1625.

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"The Golden Retriever has its roots in Scotland. In the mid-18th century, wildfowl hunting was very popular among the wealthy. In Scotland, a dog was needed that could retrieve from water and land because the land was covered in ponds and rivers. Early retrievers were crossed with the best of water spaniels, giving rise to the dog known as the Golden Retriever."

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Did you know that Scottish Deerhounds became known as the royal dog of Scotland? Even Queen Victoria and Sir Walter Scott owned Scottish Deerhounds.

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The Bearded Collie has over the years also been known as the "Highland Collie," the "Highland Sheepdog" and the "Hairy Moved Collie."

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The Bearded Collie originated in Britain and is one of the country's oldest breeds. The foundation of the breed was started in 1514 when a Polish sea captain made a trade with local Scottish shepherds.

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