Dog Breed profiles

Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier Breed Profile

Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier fact file

KC Group: terrier
Size: medium
Good with children?: yes recommended
Exercise requirement: moderate
Good guard dogs?: possibly
Moulting level: low
Grooming: lots
Jogging partner: yes

A versatile dog, full of fun and character. An excellent dog for children, with a non-moulting coat and enough mischievousness to keep you entertained all day!

Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier Character

Charming, cheeky and full of fun. The Wheaten loves to be with people, loves to play with children and loves to take life on! Is easy to obedience train, although that stubborn independent streak is something you'll need to grow to love! A good watch dog, and will generally fit into most households and lifestyles.

Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier Size

Medium. The Breed Standard stipulates height for a dog at approximately 46-49cm, bitches slightly less. Weight: dogs approximately 16-20.5kg, bitches somewhat less.

Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier Health

Good healthy breed with few breed-specific problems.

Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier Special Care

A hardy breed that is almost guaranteed to make you smile.

Remember! All breed profiles are general and every dog is an individual.