Welsh Terrier Breeders Lawrence KS

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Animal Hospital Of Lawrence
(785) 842-0609
701 Michigan St
Lawrence, KS

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Clinton Parkway Animal Hospital
(888) 727-8534
4340 Clinton Pkwy
Lawrence, KS

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Oskaloosa Animal Clinic
(785) 863-3275
10605 Mccall Dr
Oskaloosa, KS

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Homestead Kennels
(785) 524-3419
Rt 1 Box 100
Lincoln, KS
Breeds
Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier

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4 Paws Pet Care
(785) 258-0261
485 Sand Ln
Herington, KS
Breeds
Bearded Collie

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Lewis Veterinary Clinic
(785) 843-1901
3101 W 6th St
Lawrence, KS

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Haggard, Jon, Dvm - Eudora Animal Hospital
(785) 542-3265
1905 Elm St
Eudora, KS

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Chaloupka, Shera, Dvm - Oskaloosa Animal Clinic
(785) 863-3275
10605 Mccall Dr
Oskaloosa, KS

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Prairie Paws French Bulldogs
(785) 302-1657
401 E 16th St
Hayes, KS
Breeds
French Bulldog

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Cindy's Poodles
(785) 668-2334
924 W Parsons Rd
Assaria, KS
Breeds
Poodle, Toy

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Welsh Terrier - Guide to Welsh Terriers

Description: The Welsh Terrier is a medium sized, compact and sturdy dog with a lively spirit. While the coat is described as black and tan, it really looks like a tan coat with a black jacket. The dense and wiry top coat is waterproof and the soft and thick undercoat provides insulation. The Welsh Terrier is an old breed dating back hundreds of years ago and has barely changed at all during this time making it one of the oldest pure bred terriers. The purpose of the Welsh Terrier was to hunt fox, otter and badger and to control vermin.

In 1885, Welsh Terriers were first shown in Caernarfon, Wales. And in 1888, the first two Welsh Terriers were imported to the United States by Lawrence Prescott - the same year the American Kennel Club officially recognized the breed in the Terrier Group.

Height: The average height for a Welsh Terrier when measured at the shoulder is 15½ inches (39 cm).

Weight: The ideal weight for a Welsh Terrier is about 20 pounds (9 kg).

Coat Type : The Welsh Terrier's coat is hard, wiry and dense and lies flat. The undercoat is soft and short. The coat needs to be brushed regularly and clipped or hand stripped every few months. Show dogs require much more involved grooming of the coat. The Welsh Terrier's coat sheds very little.

Color: The color of the Welsh Terrier's coat is black and tan.

Temperament : The Welsh Terrier is lively, active, outgoing and friendly. They have a steady temperament and are a bit calmer than most terriers. Welsh Terriers are very loyal, affectionate and patient with children - all characteristics which make this breed a great family pet. The Welsh Terrier is very intelligent and happy to please its master. These type dogs need to be properly raised which means they need early and consistent socialization and training -and- their owner must be able to have strong leadership skills. Welsh Terriers are independent and can be difficult to housebreak; they love to dig and ...

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