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Breed: Skye Terrier
Country of Origin: Scotland
AKC Group: Terrier
Function: Companion
Life Span: 10-12 years
Appearance: Small
Color: Gray-blue, dove or cream, always with black ears
Coat Type: Long
Grooming: The long straight coat needs frequent attention or it will mat. The puppy's coat is quite different from the adult coat. It may take several years before the adult coat develops completely.
Height: 10 inches
Weight: 25 pounds
Activity Level: Medium
Watch Dog: No
Protection: No
Intelligence: High
Trainability: High
Good With Children: Older
Good With Pets: Ok
Good With Strangers: No, may bite
Character: Bold
Home Environment: Apartment ok
Best Owner: Loving
Potential Problems:  
Behavior: Barking
Physical: This is a very healthy breed.