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Breed Standards for the Welsh Terrier



General Appearance:

This is a square-proportioned, compact, sturdy dog of medium size




Head rectangular; Small, almond-shaped eyes; Small, V-shaped ears, folding just above level of skull




Carried upright, docked to level of occiput




Deep tan with black or grizzle jacket




Weight:  male:  35 – 40 lb; female:  30 – 35 lb

Height:   male: 18- 19”; female:  17-18”




Its gait is free and effortless, with good reach and drive.




Its coat is double, with a short, soft undercoat and a hard, dense, wiry outer coat




Mild-mannered, playful and mischievous


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