Australian Silky-Haired Terrier
Weight: 12 - 14 lbs.
Height: 10" - 11"
Life Span: 12 - 15 years
Health Problems: Diabetes; mellitus; undescended testicles; yeast dermatitis
Also Known As: Australian Terrier
Category: Companion Dog
The Australian Silky-Haired Terrier will need daily moderate exercise
Your Australian Silky-Haired Terrier will need brushing several times a week
The Australian Silky-Haired Terrier is fun-loving, adventurous, tenacious and obedient.
Compatibility with Kids
Good with children.
Descendant of Cain, Skye, Scotch and Yorkshire Terriers, this breed was used to chase rodents in the 19th century.
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