Irish soft coated wheaten terrier breeders
If you are looking for an "in-between" sized companion who can cuddle, play ball, swim, and tumble with the kids - then a Soft Coated Wheaten is your new best friend. Our wheaten puppies mature to 35-40 pounds and stand 17-19 inches at the shoulder. Average lifespan of a wheaten terrier is 12-15 years.The Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier originated in Ireland and is possibly one of the oldest Irish breeds. It is related to both the Kerry Blue and the Irish Terrier . It was known as the "poor man's dog," working on farms as herders, protecting the border and as a hunter of vermin and small game.