Sealyham Terrier. Welsh Dog Breeds.

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Country of Origin:Wales

Group:UKC/AKC

History:The Sealyham Terrier was bred to hunt otter, fox and badger on the Sealyham Estate in Wales.Today, this terrier does well in the show ring and as a companion.

Description: The Sealyham terrier, although small, is powerful.With a rectangular head and body,the Sealyham carries a beard and whiskers.He has small, brown eyes and a large, black nose.The Sealyham has folded ears that are leveled with the top of his head.His tail is docked and stands erect.He is double coated and carries a thick undercoat with a wiry outer coat, that is either all white with an off white/tan, or with brown colored markings on ears and head.

Height: 10.5 inches

Weight: 20-25 pounds

Temperament: The Sealyham terrier enjoys hunting. This is a resilient breed that is very loyal.

Activity Level:The Sealyham terrier thrives on regular exercise and having a good run.This breed is great with a terrier-familiar pet parent.

Special Needs: Positive training, fenced yard, socialization, grooming.

Health Concerns:Allergies,deafness and possibly eye problems

Rescue

American Sealyham Terrier Club

American Sealyham Rescue Facebook

AKC

UKC

 

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Woofs & Wags!

C.B

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