Irish Terrier

Ease of Training
Shedding
Watchdog
Guard Dog
Popularity
Size

History

  • His origin is unknown

Personality and Behavior

  • He's protective of his home and loved ones
  • He's good with children when raised with them
  • He tends to be aggressive with other dogs and start fights with them easily
  • He barks a lot

Training

  • He's fairly easy to train. He learns commands at an average rate.

Shedding

  • He sheds virtually no hair. You'll be hard-pressed to find a hair in your home! (Good for clean-freaks.)

Grooming / Maintenance

  • Option 1: Clip his coat short every few months and then it only needs to be brushed occasionally.
  • Option 2: Strip his medium-length coat (pluck out the dead hairs) every 6 months and brush it occasionally.

Other varieties

  • NA

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  • Irish Terrier
  • Alfie, Bosun and Mina
  • Mister Mac