Australian Terrier Breed overview
The Australian terrier is considered as one of the smallest terrier breeds. It has dark eyes, long head with erect ears, and short, sturdy legs.
It is a very convenient dog because it sheds a little, which means that it is easy to groom. You just have to brush once a week, bath it whenever it is necessary and does toenail trim once a month in order to keep it in top shape. It is not recommended to bathe it too much because it can affect the coat and it could change the standard appearance.
Australian Terrier Shedding is easier, as its not needed much.
Australian Terriers colours:
Australian terrier stands between 23 – 28 cm tall and 5.5 – 7 kg weight.
Australian silky terrier life span – 12 – 15 years.
Suitability for Children – Medium
Tendency to Bark – Medium
Energy – Medium
Suitability as a Guard Dog – High
Grooming Requirements – More than Once a Week
Amount of hair shed – Little
Food Cost – $5 to $ 10
Average Monthly Pet insurance Premium – $58