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Welsh Terrier

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Other Names
Old English Terrier, Black and Tan Wirehaired Terrier

Great Britain, 1700s
This breed is probably descended from the now extinct Old English Broken Black And Tan Terrier.

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Life Expectancy
This breed can live as long as 14 years of age

Weight & Height
20-22 Pounds & 14-15.5 Inches

Known Health Problems
Skin & Eye Conditions. Epilepsy, glaucoma, thyroid problems.

Physical Description
Sturdy, compact, rugged, medium-size dog that is square in proportion. Head is rectangular. Muzzle is half the length of the entire head. Small almond-shaped eyes. Small v-shaped ears that fold forward. Tail is docked very short and carried upright.

Cheerful, affectionate dog that bonds closely with its family. The Welsh Terrier will usually do ok with children and other small pets if socialized with them from a young age. They can be dominant towards other dogs and are also reserved with strangers

Usually trains well. give this breed a variety in their training and be consistant

Living Conditions
Apartment living is ok is dog is exercised properly

Brush and comb several times a week, as well as plucking the coat 2-3 times a week may be needed

Moderate Exercise Needs. The Welsh Terrier would enjoy being exercised and played with daily to keep it happy

Coat Texture
Wire-haired, hard and thick

Coat Colors
Red Brown/Black

3-6 pups per litter are born black, but the coat fades quickly. The blanket markings appear around 3-4 months of age

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


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