Irish Herding Terriers

Kerry Blue Terrier – Edwin Megargee

Kerry Blue Terrier

Also known as: Irish Blue Terrier

Origin: Ireland

Height at shoulder: 17.5–19.5 inches (44–50 cm)

Weight: 33–40 pounds (15–18 kg)

Coat: Soft (open), wavy

Color: Dark slate to light silver blue

Ears: Small, folded “V” shape carried close to the cheeks

Tail: High set, moderate length carried erect

Kerry Blue Terrier – Unser Freund

 Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier

Origin: Ireland

Height at shoulder: 17 to 19 inches (43 – 48 cm).

Weight: 30 to 40 pounds (14 -18kg)

Coat: Silky texture

Color: Wheaten colored

Ears: Small, drop, forward breaking

Tail: Docked

To learn about herding breeds from around the world, their temperaments, working styles and how to train them please refer to the book Stockdog Savvy (Alpine Publications) by Jeanne Joy Hartnagle-Taylor and Ty Taylor:

http://www.lasrocosa.com/education.html

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