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Cairn Terrier

Size: Small

Weight: 13 - 14 lbs.

Height: 9" - 10"

Life Span: 14+ years

Health Problems: Allergies; globoid cell leukoydstrophy

Origin: Scotland

Also Known As: No Nicknames.

Group: Terrier

Category: Companion Dog

Exercise Needs

The Cairn Terrier requires moderate exercise.

Grooming Needs

Your Cairn Terrier needs brushed 2 - 3 times per week and trimmed every 2 - 3 months. Clean ears weekly.

Temperament

The Cairn Terrier is loyal, lovable and mischievous.

Compatibility with Kids

Good with children.

History

Originally bred on the island of Skye to search out fox dens.

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