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Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier Breeders Dallas TX

The Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier is a medium sized terrier breed that has a hypoallergenic coat. This native of Ireland is outgoing and does require regular grooming. Tails were originally docked to exempt the breed from taxes, thus the Wheaten became known as the "poor man’s wolfhound".

PEBdirect
(888) 786-7606
1120 Metrocrest, Suite 206
Carrollton, TX

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PETCO
(214) 522-4893
4325 Lovers Lane
Dallas, TX
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
(972) 788-0460
5301 Belt Line Road #106
Dallas, TX
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: 10:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

PetSmart
(972) 239-3554
12100 Inwood Rd
Dallas, TX
Hours
Monday - Friday: 7:00-9:00
Sunday: 8:00-7:00

PetSmart
(972) 686-3990
19175 Lyndon B Johnson Fwy
Mesquite, TX
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

PetSmart
(469) 232-2030
5500 Greenville Ave
Dallas, TX
Hours
Monday - Friday: 7:00-9:00
Sunday: 8:00-7:00

PETCO
(214) 320-9116
1152 North Buckner
Dallas, TX
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
(972) 255-0027
4005 W Airport Fwy
Irving, TX
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 9:00-7:00

PetSmart
(972) 381-1588
16821 N Coit Rd
Dallas, TX
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 9:00-7:00

PetSmart
(972) 919-4740
3800 Belt Line Rd
Addison, TX
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 9:00-7:00

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Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier

The Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier is a medium sized terrier breed that has a hypoallergenic coat. This native of Ireland is outgoing and does require regular grooming.

Physical Characteristics

  • Medium, compact build
  • Long, rectangular head with V-shaped ears that fall forward
  • Coat: Soft, wavy hair
  • Oval eyes in dark brown or reddish brown
  • Large, black nose
  • Height: 17-19 inches
  • Weight: 30-40 pounds
  • Average lifespan: 12-15 years

Temperament

  • Cheerful, social, affectionate, attentive and playful
  • Interaction with people: Good with children; becomes very attached to its human family
  • Interaction with animals: Gets along with other dogs, but generally not with cats
  • Training: Learns quickly; needs obedience training and socializing with other dogs as puppy
  • Protection: Good watchdog

At Home

  • OK for apartments
  • Needs a yard
  • Needs plenty of regular exercise
  • Prefers cooler climates

Grooming

  • Non-shedder; single coat is considered hypoallergenic
  • Clean and check ears and eyes regularly
  • Comb out loose hair daily
  • May need professional trimming throughout the year

Brief History

  • Native to Ireland
  • One of the oldest Irish breeds
  • Records of the Wheaten in County Kerry, Ireland, date back to 1785
  • Historically used as herders, hunters and general farm dogs
  • Can be traced back 200 years

Fido's Facts

  • Brought to U.S. by Massachusetts-based breeder Lydia Vogel in 1946
  • Many Irish folktales surround the origin of the Wheaten
  • Tails were originally docked to exemp...

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