Welsh Terrier

  • Size

    Small
  • Height

    Males – 15 to 15.5 inches at the withers, Females – 14 inches at the withers
  • Weight

    18 to 20 pounds
  • Coat

    Wiry
  • Color

    Black and tan or grizzle and tan
  • Energy

    High
  • Activities

    Conformation, Agility, Hunting, Tracking, Earthdog Trials
  • Indoor/Outdoor

    Both

The spunky, outgoing Welsh Terrier is characterized by his long, rectangular head with a bearded muzzle and bushy eyebrows. An ideal companion and watchdog, he is playful and happy, yet intelligent and attentive. The energetic Welsh Terrier requires a great deal of exercise and is perfect for an active family. His coarse coat should be plucked several times a year, and his facial hair needs to be combed twice weekly.

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