Scottish Terrier Profile
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25 -28 cm (9.75 - 11 inches). Weight is around 18.75 - 23 lbs.
The hair on the coat is wiry and hard. Colors can be plain black, black with highlights, and wheat.
Scotties become very attached to their family, are watchful, noble, and sporty, and think for themselves.
The dog is naturally inclined to get along with other pets. Scotties are good with children, provided that the children treat them with kindness
The coat needs to be professionally hand-plucked biannually. The chest, legs, and head are normally clipped. Regular grooming with a brush and comb is required.
If training is consistent, it should be relatively easy. A Scottie's independence should always be respected in the training process.
The exercise needs of this dog are uncomplicated. It will adapt itself to the activity level of your family. Remember that it loves to dig.