Welsh Terrier Breeders Somerset KY

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Somerset Animal Hospital
(606) 679-1266
125 Highway 2227
Somerset, KY

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Massey William D Dvm
(270) 866-8543
658 Puncheon Loop Rd
Windsor, KY

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Schneiden Fels Kennels
(270) 529-2014
13355 Nashville Rd
Woodburn, KY
Breeds
German Shepherd Dog

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Twin Cedars Border Collies
(606) 422-4939
75 Maggie Ln
Irvine, KY
Breeds
Border Collie

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Mals-About Kennel
(502) 241-9852
5400 N Camden Ln
Crestwood, KY
Breeds
Spinone Italiano

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Animal Care Center of Somerset
(606) 678-0302
100 Rowena Dr
Somerset, KY

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A Cavalier Adventure
4961 Pumpkin Patch Way
Independence, KY
Breeds
Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

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Bullies by God
(859) 635-6366
7225 Tollgate Rd
Alexandria, KY
Breeds
Bull Terrier

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Utt's Poodles Plus
(606) 395-7246
741 SW 71st Ave
Pembroke Pines, KY
Breeds
Poodle, Toy

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Glenwal Tibetans
(859) 527-3865
1444 Jones Nursery Rd
Lexington, KY
Breeds
Tibetan Spaniel

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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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