We outline the different questions that you’ll be asking in relation to microchipping your Irish Terrier. How much it costs, who is responsible for microchipping and your legal requirements in ensuring these details are kept up to date and much more.
Dating back to the 1800s, this breed was developed in Ireland as an all-purpose farm dog. They were used to hunt vermin, guard livestock, and even accompany their owners on fox hunts.
This hardy breed is known for its courage and loyalty, traits that have earned them the nickname “Daredevil of the Dog World.” They are also known for their distinctive red coat, which is wiry and weather-resistant.
Irish Terriers are intelligent and independent, making them excellent watchdogs. They are also highly trainable and make great family pets. With proper training and socialization, they can be friendly and affectionate companions.
Today, the Irish Terrier is still a popular breed, both in Ireland and around the world. They are a versatile breed, capable of excelling in many activities, from agility to obedience.
Irish Terrier Breed Facts
Height (Adult): Male: 38 to 40cm Female: 36 to 38cm
Weight (Adult): Male: 11 to 12kg Female: 10 to 11kg
Life Expectancy: 12 to 15 years
Temperament: Courageous, Spirited, Loyal, and Affectionate
When Should I Spay or Neuter My Irish Terrier?
To spay or not to spay. Here’s a quick guide on spaying or neutering your Irish Terrier – with a guide to all things you might need to consider.
Is Your Irish Terrier Bored? Here Are The Signs To Look For
Your Irish Terrier needs your attention just as you crave theirs. It’s important you respond to them and notice if they are feeling lonely – here’s some helpful tips for you.
Best Ways To Exercise Your Irish Terrier?
Statistics show 1 in 5 Irish Terrier owners don’t regularly walk their dogs which can result in health problems in the long term. See our guide to a range of ways to keep them healthy.