Weight: 18 - 24 lbs.
Height: 8" - 11"
Life Span: 14 - 15 years
Health Problems: Hip dysplasia; patellar luxation; intervertebral disc protrusion; lymphoma; ear infections
Origin: Great Britain
Also Known As: No Nicknames.
Category: Companion Dog
The Dandie Dinmont requires moderate exercise.
Regular brushing and clipping is necessary for your Dandie Dinmont.
The Dandie Dinmont is gentle, playful and protective.
Compatibility with Kids
Generally good with children.
Bred during the 17th century to hunt badgers and otters, the Dandie Dinmont was named for Sir Walter Scott's novel "Guy Mannering.""
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