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Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier

Breed Standards for the Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier

General Appearance:

Square-proportioned, graceful, and strong, not exaggerated in any way

Head:

Medium-sized, slightly almond-shaped eyes; Head appears rectangular, powerful; Ears fairly small, breaking level with skull

Tail:

Docked, carried gaily but not over back

Color:

Any shade of wheaten

Size:

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

Height: male: 18-29”; female: 17-18”

Coat:

Its abundant, soft, single coat distinguishes it from all other terriers. It is long and silky with a gently wave

Gait:

Its gait is free and lively with good reach and drive

Temperament:

It is affectionate, congenial, and much gentler than most terriers