This dog is a terrier in sheep’s clothing.
Vital Stats
Height: 15 to 16 inches at shoulder
Weight: 17 to 23 pounds
Coat: crisp and curly
Life span: 14 to 16 years

The Bedlington Terrier originated as a killer of vermin and poacher’s sidekick. Today Bedlingtons excel as companions and in the show ring. Although they still have excellent hunting instincts, a keen sense of smell, and the will to go to ground, they are rarely used in the field.

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[usrlist “Affectionate with family:5” “Apartment appropriate:4” “Dog friendly:4” “Good for new owners:4” “Predatory tendencies:4” “Sensitivity:3” “Tendency to bark or howl:3” “General health:3” “Heat Tolerance:3” “Playfulness:3” “Potential for weight gain:3” “Vigor:2” “Watchdog ability:2” “Drooling potential:1” ]