Dealing with your microchip for your Silky Terrier is a boring administrative task, but one of the most important things to ensure is kept up to date. Read more to find out why.
Bred from the Yorkshire Terrier and Australian Terrier, the Silky was developed to be an all-purpose companion.
They are known for their long, silky coats and their spirited, affectionate personalities.
The breed was officially recognized by the Australian National Kennel Council in 1906, and has since become a popular pet around the world.
The Silky Terrier is an active, alert breed that loves to play and explore.
They are intelligent and eager to please, making them easy to train.
They are loyal and devoted to their owners, and make great family pets.
The Silky Terrier is a charming, energetic breed that is sure to bring joy to any home.
Silky Terrier Breed Facts
Height (Adult): Male: 25 to 28cm Female: 23 to 26cm
Weight (Adult): Male: 4.5 to 5.5kg Female: 4 to 5kg
Life Expectancy: 12 to 15 years
Temperament: Affectionate, Playful, Intelligent, Courageous, and Spirited
When Should I Spay or Neuter My Silky Terrier?
Making a decision on spaying or neutering your Silky Terrier – have a good read of the things you need to consider.
Is Your Silky Terrier Bored? Here Are The Signs To Look For
Your Silky 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 Silky Terrier?
We know how time can be limited to give your Silky Terrier ample exercise. Here’s some tips on other ideas that you can follow as well as how to find the right dog walker for your Silky Terrier too.