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Airedale Terrier

The Airedale Terrier was originally known as the Waterside Terrier. The breed was later crossed with the Otterhound to make him a better swimmer. This breed is often called the "King of Terriers". They are known for their small game hunting.
The Airedale Terrier was first recognized by the AKC in 1888 and Grouped as Terrier.

  • Country of Origin: Great Britain
  • Weight: 45 - 50 lbs
  • Height: 22 - 23 inches
  • Color: The Airedale breed is tan with black or grizzle saddle.

Breed Characteristics

Size
Activity
Children
Other Dogs
Grooming
Watch
Guard
Trainability

The Airedale Terrier will make a loving, loyal companion. This breeder is very intelligent and they need room to run. They make great hunters and companions.

The Airedale Terriers life expectancy is between 12 – 14 years. Health Issues to watch for are:
• Eye Problems
• Hip Dysplasia
• Skin Infections
• Bloat

Coat:

Their coat is wiry, hard and dense.

Coat Color:
The Airedale breed is tan with black or grizzle saddle.

Coat Care:

They should be brushed with a hard bristle brush three times a week because of the amount of hair that they have. Bathe only when necessary.