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17 - 19 inches. Weight should be around 30-40 lbs.
Is abundant and wheaten-colored and falls in soft waves in adulthood.
The Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier is active, but not hyperactive. It is always eager to make new friends. It is alert and watchful, cheerful and curious.
Soft Coated Wheaten Terriers get along well with children and other animals, provided proper socialization has taken place.
Extensive grooming of the coat is required, as the coat is non-shedding. It must be combed thoroughly at least weekly.
Patience and positive reinforcement in training works best with this breed. Being a terrier, it can sometimes be stubborn.
The exercise needs of this breed are moderate. Daily walks and playing in the yard should be sufficient.