Bedlington Terrier
Rothbury Terrier

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Bedlington Terrier
Rothbury Terrier

Great Britain, 1800s


Life Expectancy
This breed can live as long as 14-15 years on average

Weight & Height
17-23 Pounds & 15-17 Inches

Known Health Problems
Kidney Disease, Liver Disease, Eye Problems and Thyroid Conditions

Physical Description
Medium size dog with a lamblike appearance. The head is narrow and rounded and the skull is shorter than the muzzle. The nose is black or borwn and the eyes are small, dark and shiny. The ears are natural drop. Long sickle-shaped tail.

Loving with children and a loyal companion. This dog does need to be socialized with cats from a young age if expected to get along with them. This dog can be dog aggressive with other dogs so make sure socialization starts early.

Intelligent and usually learn quickly. however they can be stubborn at times

Living Conditions
Apartment living is ok is dog is exercised properly

Regular brushing needed as well as a trip to the groomers at least once a year

Needs daily exercise . This breed will enjoy running along side a bicycle.

Coat Texture
Curly and short, a mix of hard and soft hair.

Coat Colors








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3-6 Puppies are usually born per litter.

Continental Kennel Club
American Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
New Zealand Kennel Club
American Pet Registry
Fédération Cynologique Internationale
Canadian Kennel Club
National Kennel Club


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Bedlington Terrier Breeders

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