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Backpacker Magazine – Online Exclusive
These dogs love adventures on the trail just as much as you do.
By Shey Kiester
Australian Cattle Dog (Blue Heeler)
Adorable, protective, and descendants from a long line of rough-and-tumble herders, Blue Heelers are bad to the bone. They’ll even give you a run for your money with their high energy and tenacious spirit. [image: Michael McCullough/Flickr]