Scottish terrier


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Scottish terrier, Scottie

a small (19-23 lb) thickset dog with short legs. The coat is hard and wiry, trimmed to a short length on the body but allowed to be full and longer on the legs, under the body, and over the eyes and around the muzzle where it forms a beard. It may be black, wheaten or brindled. The head is long and the ears sharply pointed and erect. The tail is docked to a medium length and carried upright. Called also 'diehard'. The breed is affected by Scottie cramp, craniomandibular osteopathy, cystinuria, von Willebrand's disease and atopic dermatitis.
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But that kind of hands-on attention to a creature like the small, indignant Scottie gives Bush his requisite dash of homeyness: Why, I'm not a president hellbent on war, but a man in his country overcoat, going for a romp with a wee Scottish terrier on a misty spring morn as I evoke images of Siegfried and Tristan on the BBC production of ``All Creatures Great and Small.
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