The Cairn Terrier is one of the oldest terrier breeds, originating in the Scottish Highlands and recognized as one of Scotland’s earliest working dogs. They move very freely, making great strides with their forelegs, while their hindlegs drive them on strongly. The Cairn Terrier loves to play and needs his daily walks, they are always alert and quick to announce guests. Cairn Terriers are intelligent, lively, strong, and loyal. Cairn Terriers have a strong prey instinct and will need comprehensive training.
- Dog Breed Group: Terrier group
- Height: 25 to 35 cm
- Weight: 13 to 17 pounds
- Life Span: 12 to 15 years
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