What Kind of Dog was Lassie?
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Answer: Rough Collie. Rough = Long - Haired.
Rough Collies originate from Scotland and were used for herding. Martin Riggs' dog sam from every lethal weapon movie was a rough collie.
- Some Lessie facts:
1954. First Lassie TV episode airs (Sept. 12th). The first movie was released in 1943.
19 - number of seasons in the original series.
571 - number of episodes in the original series.
50 ¢ (60 ¢ in Canada) - price of golden book's "Adventures of Lassie" in 1956.
$4.17 - what golden book's "Adventures of Lassie" would cost * today ($.359, $3.99 - current price for various golden books on Amazon.com).
- Lassie appearances
12: # of films.
13: # of TV shows.
50: # of books.
- 3 - # of year "The Lassie Show" aired on the radio.
- Eric Knight - creator of Lassie
* If you purchased the same exact book, with inflation