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Bedlington Terrier

Size: Small

Weight: 18 - 23 lbs.

Height: 15" - 17" "

Life Span: 17+ years

Health Problems: Copper Storage Disease; kidney disorders; PRA

Origin: England

Also Known As: No Nicknames.

Group: Terrier

Category: Companion Dog

Exercise Needs

The Bedlington Terrier requires daily brisk exercise.

Grooming Needs

Your Bedlington Terrier's coat does not shed, it will need brushing and clipping.

Temperament

The Bedlington Terrier is an affectionate, loyal and playful breed.

Compatibility with Kids

Loving with children and relatively friendly with strangers.

History

A mix between the Rothbury Terrier and a Terrier from the Bedlington district in England in 1825.

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