More than half of the 30 types of terriers recognized by the American Kennel club have shorter than normal tails. Apparently, this is a rare occurrence, and other than their tail they are perfectly fine and have been checked by a vet. Despite the Aussie’s name, they are actually a breed with American origins. Breeds with traditionally docked tails include boxers and pinschers. Yes, corgis are naturally born with tails. Here is a photo of a newborn little of Frenchie puppies where you can see what their tails look like just after birth. Short tails are a familiar characteristic for terriers. Some dogs are born without any tail, while others may have very short tails. Dog breeds born with short tails or no tails have been selectively bred to have no tails. While many dog breeds seem to have no tails, some of these breeds get this look via tail docking. After the puppies are born, vets will dock the tails when they’re just a few days old. They are born with tails, albeit not a long tail like most breeds of dog have. puppies born without tails by: jcrply Congratulations, you have some pups that are NBT Natural Bobtail. Kingmidas PetForums Newbie. 34 Dogs Born Without Tails 1. Pembroke corgis come with small tails known as bobtails. Australian Shepard Australian Shepherd (courtesy of Wikimedia Commons) The Australian Shepard, or “Aussie” is a medium-sized dog originally breed for herding livestock. While not every Australian Shepherd dog is naturally tailless, about one in five Aussies are born without a tail. This is considered to be the traditional approach in the US. They have a 5+ generation pedigree, all clearances, and from a very reputable breeder. The breed was developed on American ranches in the 1800’s. Now for the a very similar breed of dog that is born without a tail and does not have any brown, only blue and white in color. She had a short little tail and on the end of the tail -if you looked very closely- there was a tiny string of teeny tiny little vertebrae. These dogs go without tails (or much of a tail, anyway), and they like it that way. As you can see from these feeding puppies, they have very short and stumpy tails. Puppy born without tail. While many dog breeds have traditionally had their tails docked, these 7 breeds are born without a wagger. By contrast, certain dog breeds are born with tails, but breeders dock the puppy's tails. A true Blue Heeler (Australian Cattle Dog) is Blue, White and Brown in color (some may say Black instead of Blue) and they are born with a tail; some tails are cropped after birth. Though you rarely see any corgi running with its tail intact. There are dogs that are born without tails, so if you want to have a tail-less dog and avoid the practice of tail docking, this list will help you. 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