Cairn Terrier



Tough Dog

Best known as " Toto" from the wizard of Oz the Cairn Terrier is a sensible, confident little dog, independent but friendly with everyone he meets. Originally bred to aid farmers in ridding their properties of pests, today they excel in obedience, agilityand tracking trails. Despite their small size he is a tough little dog.

He is easily trainable, spirited, and a restless little busy body. Alert and loyal, loveable and curious and love their family.

Because of their history Cairns have an instinct to dig and chase small animals. They are patient and playful with children and adapt well to new homes.


Weight: 9-17 Pounds
Life Expectancy: Approx: 12-15 Years
Grooming: Brush several times a week and bathe once a month
Children: Best with older children

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