Airedale terrier


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Airedale terrier

a large black and tan terrier with a wiry coat, originating in the Aire River valley in the Yorkshire district of England for hunting small game. The breed is subject to cerebellar hypoplasia and an increased risk of certain types of neoplasms. Called also Working terrier, Waterside terrier.
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Each tree also has two Airedale Terrier ornaments in honor of Penny and Harry, the Corbetts' dogs.
They claimed one Airedale terrier called Rolf could relay messages using the alphabet and had also learnt a bit of poetry and speculated about religion.
Airedale Terrier Clubs of Scotland Open Show at Calderbank Community Hall, Lanarkshire.
This three-year-old Airedale terrier lives with Linda and John Forbes in Burnside, near Glasgow.
She had visited the NCDL to find a canine companion for her Airedale terrier Maisie just over a year ago.
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3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After reading hundreds of suggestions from children across Pennsylvania, Governor Tom Corbett and First Lady Susan Corbett have chosen names for their two new Airedale Terrier puppies: "Penny" and "Harry.
described it all in detail, how he, at age 69, was lying in the road, using his arms and legs to keep an aggressive Airedale terrier from killing his smaller dog.
Future Shows: May 22: Airedale Terrier Club of Scotland Open Show, Calderbank, Lanarkshire.
She said: "When we first had him in January 2002 he was very quiet and subdued, but after spending a couple of months in the company of our other dog Maisie (an Airedale terrier with lots of character
KIZZY; Airedale Terrier pup RUSTY; German Wire-Haired Pointer CHARLIE; and Bearded Collie cross HENRY.