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How much does a Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier puppy cost?

How much does a Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier puppy cost?

The average cost of purchasing a pet quality Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier puppy from a reputable breeder is about $1,500 to $2,500. However, for a Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier with top breed lines and a superior pedigree, you may need to pay between $3,000 and $5,500.

Can wheaten terriers be white?

Wheaten puppies are born different colors, including white or creme (and beyond!), and puppies under a year may carry deeper coloring and occasional black tipping. A Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier, named Krista, came within an inch of being in the top 10 at last year’s national diving dog championship.

Why you shouldn’t get a wheaten terrier?

Don’t get a Wheaten. Wheatens are also known for their high energy – they play hard and vigorously and are renowned “bouncers” who jump up and down in attempts to lick your face. Bright and sensitive, yet spunky and headstrong, the Soft Coated Wheaten, like most terriers, is not particularly easy to train.

How do I get a Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier?

You can buy a Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier from a show breeder, who breeds their dogs to match a detailed standard of appearance for the dog show ring. You can also buy a Wheaten Terrier from people who “just breed pets” or “just had one litter.” But should you?

What is the life expectancy of a soft coated Wheaton Terrier?

The Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier is basically a healthy dog. Given proper care and nourishment, he should live a long and active life. The average life expectancy is 12-15 years.

Is a Wheaten Terrier hypoallergenic?

Soft Coated Wheaten Terriers make excellent family dogs. These dogs are loyal, intelligent, and get along well with children. Yes, the Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier is also a hypoallergenic dog breed, which means that even someone allergic to dogs can enjoy the companionship of this spirited guy (or girl).

Are Wheaten Terriers aggressive?

The Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier is not an aggressive dog and rare very friendly and playful with human beings. They get along with other canines too if raised together. They can get aggressive like any other dogs if they are teased unnecessarily.

Are Wheaton dogs hypoallergenic?

Like all dogs, the Wheaten is not actually hypoallergenic. All of the things that make people allergic to dogs are still present in this breed. Those things being saliva, dander, and urine. Contrary to popular belief, people who are allergic to dogs are NOT allergic to the fur.