Airedale Terrier

Mack, a ranch working Airedale herding cattle cropped short_edited-2

Ohuivo Mac, a ranch working Airedale bred by Stew Tardiff, herding cattle near Durango Colorado. 

Airedale Terrier

Origin: England

Height at shoulder: 23–24 inches (58–61 cm)

Weight: 45–70 pounds (20–33 kg)

Coat: Hard, wiry and stiff

Color: Black and tan

Ears: Small, folded over, high set button type

Tail: Docked or long and fluffy

Airedales – Arthur Wardle

Courtesy Bill Van Hecke

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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:

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