Silky Terrier Breeders Columbus NE

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Pet Care Specialists
(402) 285-7053
3618 Howard Blvd
Columbus, NE
Hours
Monday 7:45 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday 7:45 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday 7:45 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday 7:45 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday 7:45 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday Closed
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House Barrett
(173) 980-2979
Rheinstrasse 92
Gross Rohrheim, NE
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German Shepherd Dog

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Marric Kennel
(402) 665-2223
360 County Rd 21
Ceresco, NE
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Papillon

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Sandhill
(308) 577-6367
4506 S Rt 47
Woodstock, NE
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Poodle, Toy

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Dierking's Kennel
(402) 248-6493
RR 1 Box 26
Liberty, NE
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Miniature Pinscher

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Preferred Genetics For Bovine
(402) 564-9858
33361 126TH Ave
Columbus, NE

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BD One Shar-Pei's
(308) 848-2690
80067 Mills Valley Rd
Arnold, NE
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Chinese Shar-Pei

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Vom Springer
(308) 284-4539
199 Peterson Dr
Ogallala, NE
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German Shepherd Dog

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Sand Hills
(402) 823-4167
PO Box 68
Cody, NE
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Scottish Deerhound

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Heartland''s Huskies
(402) 274-4560
1120-6th Street
Auburn, NE
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Alaskan Klee Kai

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Silky Terrier - Guide to Silky Terriers

Description: The Silky Terrier is a small type breed, low set and fine boned with a long blue and tan coat parted down the middle. In the late 1800s, breeders in Australia wanted to improve the color of the Australian Terrier's blue and tan coat, therefore crossbred this breed with the Yorkshire Terrier. Initially each litter produced some Silky Terriers, yet also Australian Terriers as well as Yorkies. The Silky Terriers were then bred together until the desired type was achieved. In both Sydney and Victoria, Australia, breed standards were written, although there were differences between the two. Eventually however, there was a meeting of the minds and the breed standard was unified in 1926.

Silky Terriers were brought to the United States -where they quickly became popular - by WWII servicemen who had been stationed in Australia. This breed has a characteristic trait of being keenly alert and they're also known to be charming, lively and happy. While the Silky Terrier has always been an ideal companion, they are also known to hunt and kill small rodents.

The American Kennel Club recognized the Silky Terrier in the Toy Group in 1959.

Height: The height for a Silky Terrier can be from 9 to 10 inches (23 - 26 cm) tall. AKC Standard

Weight: The weight of a Silky Terrier is approximately 10 pounds (4.5 kg).

Coat Type: The Silky Terrier's coat is long, fine, glossy, straight and silky. The coat should be brushed and bathed regularly.

Color: The color of the Silky Terrier's coat can be all shades of blue and tan.

Temperament : The Silky Terrier is a very alert breed. He is also active, intelligent, affectionate and happy. Since this breed is eager to learn, it makes training easy. Training needs to start at an early age and should be consistent and firm with a lot of praise given. A Silky Terrier owner needs to be his leader at all times, otherwise behavior problems can arise. Socialization is also very important. Silky Terriers a...

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