Kerry Wheaten

Kerry Wheaten

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:12-15 Years

Kerry Wheaten Build Information

The Kerry Wheaten dog is a hybrid mix between the Kerry Blue Terrier and the Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier. They are medium in size with either dense, medium or thin, silky coats. They take on a variety of colors, commonly blue, black, brown, gray, red, and white.

Size:Medium
Length (Male):13-20 in.
Length (Female):14-16 in.
Weight:26 - 40 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

Kerry Wheaten dogs are very loving, affectionate, loyal dogs that tend to be very family oriented and protective of their people. Although gentle and patient with children, they do not mix well with other dogs or cats without socialization from puppyhood. These dogs tend to be headstrong and may be difficult to train, requiring a patient and consistent trainer. As high energy dogs, daily walks and lots of playtime are necessary to keep them happy.

Activity Level:Slightly Active
Affection Level:Affectionate
Kid Friendliness:Friendly

Appearance

Colors:Black, Blue, Chocolate, Gray, Red, White
Grooming:Medium Maintenance

Kerry Wheaten Pet Insurance

When adding a dog or cat to your family you want to make sure your pet is happy, healthy and protected. During its lifetime your pet is exposed to many illnesses and diseases and some breeds are affected by a congenital disease which is a condition existing at birth. At these moments when your pet is ill or maybe needs surgery, you want to be protected for the unexpected and high veterinarian costs.

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Breed Talents and Facts

Training:Moderately easy to train
Hunting Companion:Yes
Jolly for Jogging:Yes
Police Performer:Yes
Agile/Zippy:Yes
Obedient:Yes