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Australian Terrier Info

Australian Terrier Breed Information

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Lifespan: 12-14 years Height: 9-11" Shedding: Lite Litter Size: 3-5 pups
Group: Terrier Weight: 9-14 lbs Hair Length: Medium Size: Small

Breed Overview

The Australian Terrier is a Small dog breed, with a starting weight of 9 lbs that can reach 14 lbs. It is officially part of the Terrier group and recognized by the CKC, FCI, AKC, UKC, ANKC, NZKC. Some critical information for potential owners. The Australian Terrier breed has a typical lifespan of 12 to 14 years, Medium hair, and have Lite shedding. Breeders interested in the Australian Terrier should know that the average litter size is between 3 to 5 puppies.

Australian Terrier Breed Characteristics

Group Terrier Drooler no
Size Small Guard Dog no
Origin Australia Easy to Train
Kid Friendly yes Hypoallergenic no
Stranger Friendly somewhat Active Indoors somewhat
Apartment Friendly yes Exercise Demands no
Pet Friendly yes Yard Needs none
Intelligent Grooming Requirements weekly
Barks Dangerous no

Australian Terrier Temperament

fiesty and alert, endearing, loving and make excellent companions

Health Problems

free from any major health concerns or hereditary diseases

Australian Terrier Coat

Australian Terrier Dog Colors

blue with tan markings, clear sandy or red

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