How much is a wheaten terrier?

about $1,100
Wheaten Terrier Breeders Soft Coated Wheaten Terriers are average-priced dogs and will run you about $1,100. Make sure to perform an extensive background check on a potential breeder before committing to buy a dog from them.

Do wheaten terriers bark a lot?

Wheaten terriers make excellent watchdogs but poor guard dogs because everyone is their friend. Wheatens can bark excessively if not properly trained. They also will pull on the leash. These dogs are not one-person dogs and will go with anyone.

Do wheaten terrier shed a lot?

Soft Coated Wheaten Terriers are a low shedding breed because they do not have an undercoat, and have hair rather than fur which has a longer growth cycle. They are also considered to be a hypoallergenic breed. The only caveat is you will need to put more effort into brushing Wheatens to keep their coat in good shape.

How big is a soft coated wheaten terrier?

35 – 45 lbsSoft-coated Wheaten Terrier / Mass (Male, Adult)

What is the life expectancy of a wheaten terrier?

12 – 15 yearsSoft-coated Wheaten Terrier / Life expectancy

Do wheaten terriers stink?

Even with the proper grooming you will still have the smell of the dog’s natural oil in its hair. Guinness did not have an awful smell so long as we kept up with keeping him clean. If you want to get a wheaten terrier you need to be able to commit the time required to clean and otherwise maintain its hygiene.

How often do you bathe a wheaten terrier?

Whether you have a show Wheaten or a trimmed Wheaten they should be bathed and conditioned at least monthly to keep the coat in great shape.

Why do they dock wheaten tails?

In Ireland, they were commonly referred to as the “Poor Man’s Wolfhound.” Their tails used to be docked to avoid taxes and were often kept to a specific size. Despite its long history, the Wheaten was not recognized as a breed in Ireland by the Irish Kennel Club until 1937.

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