About the Airedale Terrier

Airedales are always alert, not aggressive, robust and not easily frightened. This is an active, muscular dog who has keen expressions and a very friendly nature.

The Airedale Terrier is known to be one of the world’s most versatile dog breeds and has made a name for themselves as hunters, athletes and companions. They are frequently used as police dogs in some countries.

Source: key facts and characteristics sourced from Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI)

Breed specifics

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United Kingdom
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FCI Group 3, AKC Terrier Group
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Medium
Avg life expectancy
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Lively / Enthusiastic / Agile / Confident / Friendly / Intelligent / Alert

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  • Requires a lot of grooming
  • Needs a lot of training
  • Requires outdoor space