Scottish Terrier Breed Overview
The Scottish Terrier is a sturdy and small breed of dogs that contains fiercely independent attitude. In the same time, he is high-spirited, playful and determined because he is developed by Highland Terriers hundreds of years ago.
They are widely recognized about their long, thick and wiry coat. He comes in different colours such as:
- Dark Grey
There are some examples where they can have white coats, but it is not so common. The Scottish terrier was developed in order to hunt smaller animals, which means that he is a determined and alert dog.
He is perfect for watching because he has a tendency to bark at strangers and present braver in presence of larger dogs.
Suitability for Children – Medium
Tendency to Bark – Low
Energy – Medium
Suitability as a Guard Dog – Medium
Grooming Requirements – Every Day
Trimming Required – Frequent
Amount of hair shed – Little
Food Cost – $5 to $10
Average Monthly Pet insurance Premium – $58