The Sealyham Terrier It is a breed of dog in the Terrier family, and within this section 2.
Apparently it has a longer than high body, without getting to be square. It is robust to possess much in little volume.
Elegant and distinguished port, It is one of those dogs of exhibition. With an average height of each 30 cm.. up to the cross and a weight which varies between the 8 and 9 kg. Its skull is wide, with a long snout and square shapes (aspect oval if seen from a side), then, a long neck, burly, thick. The extremities, both the previous and subsequent, they are powerful, strong and muscular. The layer of external hair is long and hard, with a very similar to the abrasive texture. The colors present in this breed are: the target total or patches of different colours in the head and ears.
The Sealyham Terrier is one of the native races which is in danger of extinction, as it has notified the British Kennel Club.
The breed was developed from various races which include the Basset Hound, the Bull Terrier and West Highland White Terrier; by an aficionado of the game, Captain Edwardes, in Wales, at the end of the 19th century, in order to create a dog that could participate with the Pack in the hunt and could enter the burrow to make out the Badgers.
It is named after the place where he lived the captain, the Welsh town of Sealyham. Given the fame that they were acquiring the dog shows, in the year 1911 He was recognized by the canine societies of British and American.
Friendly by nature, his character is strong, lively and fearless. Also thanks to the legacy of Dandie Dinmont personality radiates sympathy. Contrary to what may seem by his serious and serene aspect, It is an excellent Playmate for children.
Suitable for all kinds of people, that does not require great care (with the exception of the hair, that should be brushed regularly and you can put in the hands of a professional dog) neither nor large doses of exercise, nor is it an excessively disruptive race.