These large dogs have distinctive tri-colored coats- jet black with clear white chest and rust colored markings at certain parts of the body- above eyes, front of legs, and sides of the mouth. (1/14) by Judy Powell August 26, 2020, 6:09 am Credit Judy Powell 0 Previous 1/14 Next View full list See more Previous article They hate to plate. Next article Border collies get their name because they were initially bred on the border of Scotland and England. It is believed that James Reid, the secretary of the International Sheepdog Society, coined the name while describing the dogs in letters to colleagues. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.