The Lakie is a free spirit who approaches life with enthusiasm.

Vital Stats

Height: 13.5 to 14.5 inches at shoulder
Weight: 15 to 17 pounds
Coat: thick, hard topcoat
Life span: 12 to 15 years or more

Summary
Lakeland Terriers were originally bred to hunt and kill the foxes that preyed on sheep during the lambing season in Northern England’s Lake District. Full Lakeland Terrier profile on DogTime.com

Affectionate with family:
(4.0 / 5)
Cold tolerance:
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Energy Level:
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Need for exercise:
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Predatory tendencies:
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Tendency to bark or howl:
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Watchdog ability:
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Sensitivity:
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Potential for weight gain:
(3.0 / 5)
Good for new owners:
(3.0 / 5)
Drooling potential:
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Ease of training:
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Easy to groom:
(2.0 / 5)
Average:
(3.4 / 5)