Charlie was a Rough Collie performer and the first in a line of such dogs to portray the fictional female collie Lassie in film and television. Charlie was born in California in 1940 and eventually brought to the notice of Rudd Weatherwax, a Hollywood animal trainer. In 1943,Charlie was chosen to play Lassie in the feature film, Lassie Come Home and the rest is history!
This bio may or may not be borrowed from Lassie.
Wanna hear a song or just chat?
You can call with requests, but Charlie won’t answer. He doesn’t have fingers.