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Bedlington Terrier


Bedlington Terrier profile

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Lifespan: 14-15 Years

Avg height: 40-43cm

Avg weight: 8-10kg

Coat type: Non-shedding, thick, wooly coat.

Coat colours: Blue, dark blue.

Originally bred for: Hunting badger, fox, otter, rats, rabbits.

Breed traits: Companionable, loyal, active.


A little about the Bedlington Terrier


The Bedlington Terrier is a smart, active terrier, that is more gentle in nature than most. They enjoy being an indoor dog, but still love outdoor activities and walks.




The Bedlington Terrier does not experience many health concerns. Occasionally they can develop Copper Toxicosis, Patella Luxation or eye disorders (Retinal Dysplasia, Renal Cortical Hypoplasia, Distichiasis.)

Please be advised the information provided is purely an indicator of breed traits and characteristics and that within some breeds there can be significant variation.