Things You Didn’t Know About Lassie


No matter how many pets we’ll have, there will never be a dog we love more than the beloved collie, Lassie. Read on to find out 40 facts you did not know about the lovely Martin family and their favorite furry friend!


All the Lassies in the movie were actually all male dogs given the fact that female collies tend to go through a massive hormone induced shedding process. In addition, it was believed that males outweigh their female counterparts by as much as fifteen pounds which would be a lot more impressive on film.