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Welsh Terrier

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Welsh Terrier

Welsh Terrier

UK KC Classification Terrier
Country of Origin UK
Date of Origin 1700s
Height 36 - 39 cm (14 - 15.5 inches)
Weight 9 - 10 Kgs (20 - 22 lbs)
Life Expectancy 14 Yrs

Main Characteristics

Welsh Terriers are well balanced, compact dogs that are obedient and easily controlled. Their coat is dense and wiry in texture, and they are black and tan in colour.


Welsh Terriers are happy dogs that are game and fearless when they need to be.


If you are considering a Welsh Terrier as a pet, consider the following points:
They are suitable for urban living
They thrive in cold climates
They require a lot of physical exercise
They usually make good watch dogs

Interesting Facts

Welsh Terriers are also known as:

President John F Kennedy owned a Welsh Terrier called Charlie.

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