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Scottish Deerhound Breeders Seattle WA

Think about having a lovely dog at home?The Scottish Deerhound is a large sight hound breed with a gentle and well-mannered temperament. This native to Scotland makes an ideal family pet but requires lots of exercise. See the following for more details.

PETCO
(206) 932-9003
4732 California Avenue SW
Seattle, WA
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

PetSmart
(425) 454-1054
100 108th Ave NE
Bellevue, WA
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

PETCO
(425) 889-8319
12040 NE 85th Street
Kirkland, WA
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

PetSmart
(206) 361-1634
13000 Aurora Ave N
Seattle, WA
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

PETCO
(425) 641-9333
15600 NE 8th Street Suite 01
Bellevue, WA
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

PETCO
(206) 548-1400
809 NE 45th Street
Seattle, WA
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

PETCO
(206) 784-0524
8728 Holman Road NW
Seattle, WA
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

PETCO
(425) 641-5203
4080 Factoria Boulevard SE
Bellevue, WA
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

PETCO
(206) 546-1234
1241 North 205th
Seattle, WA
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

PetSmart
(425) 204-1759
1203 N Landing Way
Renton, WA
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Scottish Deerhound

The Scottish Deerhound is a large sight hound breed with a gentle and well-mannered temperament. This native to Scotland makes an ideal family pet but requires lots of exercise.

Physical Characteristics

  • Large, heavy build
  • Similar to a greyhound's structure
  • Dark chestnut eyes
  • Black nose
  • Coat: shaggy hair, beard, mustache and mane
  • Small ears fold down to head when relaxed
  • Long tail almost reaches ground
  • Coloring of usually dark blue-gray with silvery or white tips
  • Height: 28-32 inches
  • Weight: 75-110 pounds
  • Average lifespan: Around 10 years

Temperament

  • Gentle, mellow, sensitive, easygoing, courageous, devoted, well-mannered
  • Interaction with people: Good with children, strangers, family
  • Interaction with animals: Good with other pets and other dogs

At Home

  • Not recommended for apartments
  • Enjoys running free in safe area
  • Needs lots of exercise
  • Indoors needs the room to be able to stretch out
  • Excellent jogging companions
  • Needs soft bedding due to being prone to calluses

Grooming

  • Average shedder
  • Coat does not need extensive grooming

Brief History

  • Originated in Scotland
  • Development is unknown, but is thought to be related to the Irish wolfhound
  • Bred to hunt stag and deer
  • Nobles were only allowed own the breed at first, which almost resulted in its extinction
  • Dates back to at least the 16th century
  • Due to devoted breeders, the dogs began to build up in 1825
  • It gained its protective coat from exposure to the harsh climates
  • Breed is talent...

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