Dog Breed Profiles

Skye Terrier

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Dog Breed Group
Terrier Dogs 
Origin of Breed
Isle of Skye, Scotland 
Color
Grey, silver, black, cream, bluish or fawn 
Coat
Long outercoat, short wooly undercoat 
Exercise Needs
Needs regular exercise and will adapt to an appartment. 
Temperament
Good tempered and loyal. Cautious with strangers 
Good with Children
Good with children it knows well. 
Grooming Needs
Coat matts easily. Needs several brushings a week. 
Average Size - Male (in)
10 
Average Size - Female (in)
9.5 
Average Weight - Male (lbs)
25 
Average Weight - Female (lbs)
25 

Breed Description


Breed Infobits

The Skye Terrier can be very territorial, and so it makes an excellent watch-dog.
The Skye Terrier's coat should be thoroughly groomed each week.

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