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Scottish Terrier

Scottish Terrier
Scottish Terrier
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Key facts about the Scottish Terrier

  • Life expectancy : Between 12 and 14 years
  • Temperament : Hunter
  • Size : Small
  • Type of coat : Long

FCI Group

FCI Group

Group 3 - Terriers

Section

Section 2 : Small sized Terriers

Physical characteristics of the Scottish Terrier

Adult size

Female dog Between 10 and 11 in
Male dog Between 10 and 11 in

Weight

Female dog Between 18 and 22 lb
Male dog Between 18 and 22 lb

Temperament

Affectionate

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Playful

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Calm

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Intelligent

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Hunter

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Fearful / wary of strangers

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Independent

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Behaviour of the Scottish Terrier

Tolerates solitude

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Easy to train / obedience

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Barking

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Tendency to run away

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Destructive

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Greedy / Gluttony

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Guard dog

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First dog

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Lifestyle

Scottish Terrier in a flat

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Need for exercise / Sporty

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Travelling / easy to transport

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Compatibility

Scottish Terrier and cats

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Scottish Terrier and dogs

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Scottish Terrier and children

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Scottish Terrier and the elderly

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Grooming

Health of the Scottish Terrier

Strong / robust

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Withstand heat

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Withstand cold

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Tendency to put on weight

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