meet theMiniature American Shepherd


Training &Temperament

The Miniature American Shepherd is a loyal companion.

  • Children


    90% agree

  • Other Pets



  • Training


    98% agree

  • Time Alone


    59% agree

Did You Know?

The Miniature American Shepherd has been recorded in the Foundation Stock Service since 2011.

The Miniature American Shepherd Club of the USA (MASCUSA) was selected in May 2011 as the parent club of the Miniature American Shepherd for the American Kennel Club.

From the October 2011 Board Meeting - The Miniature American Shepherd was approved to compete in the Miscellaneous Class effective June 27, 2012.

The Miniature American Shepherd has been assigned the Herding Group designation.

From the July 2014 Board Meeting - The Miniature American Shepherd Club of America is the official parent club for the Miniature American Shepherd and to accept the Miniature American...

From the May 2011 Board Meeting - Three new breeds were added to the Foundation Stock Service Program the Miniature American Shepherd, Braque du Bourbonnais and Hamiltonstovare.

The Miniature American Shepherd became especially popular with equestrians traveling to horse shows, as their intelligence, loyalty, and size made them an excellent travel companion....

The MAS competes in AKC-sanctioned competitive events including conformation, herding, obedience, rally, agility, and tracking.

colors & Markings

Below is a list of the colors and markings available for this breed. Please refer to the breed standard for descriptions and the difference in types.


Description Desc. Standard Colors Std. Colors Registration Code Reg. Code
Black 007
Blue Merle 050
Red 140
Red Merle 276


Description Desc. Standard Markings Std. Markings Registration Code Reg. Code
Tan Points 029
White Markings 014
White Markings, Tan Points 030