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Bedlington Terrier

A hardy breed known for his curly, woolly coat, the Bedlington Terrier was developed in 19th-century England to catch vermin. His gracefully shaped body gives the Bedlington the capacity for great speed and endurance. Mild and gentle with a lovable nature, the breed makes a wonderful family companion. He is an energetic but not overly rambunctious companion that needs daily exercise. His coat requires regular trimming.
Living Considerations
  • Good with children
  • Not hypoallergenic
  • Suitable for apartment living
Did you know?
The Bedlington Terrier was popular with John D. Rockefeller and his family. The Bedlington, named “Timmie,” who won the 1948 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show was owned by Rockefeller's grandnephew, William A. Rockefeller.
Also Known As:
Rothbury Terrier
Rodbery Terrier
Rothbury's Lamb
Bedlington Terrier
  • Size Small
  • Height Males - at least 40 centimetres at the withers
    Females - at least 38 centimetres at the withers
  • Weight 7.5 to 10.5 kilograms
  • Coat Medium
  • Energy Medium
  • Colour Blue, sandy, liver, blue-and-tan, sandy-and-tan, or liver-and-tan
  • Activities Agility, Obedience, Rally Obedience, Conformation
  • Indoor/Outdoor Both