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Bedlington terrier

a small, soft-coated terrier, distinguished by its Roman nose and roached back which are accentuated by trimming and grooming for purposes of showing. Originally used for hunting small game, dog fighting and racing. The breed is subject to inherited retinal dysplasia and copper-associated hepatopathy.
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Bedlington terrier copper-associated hepatopathy
an inherited copper storage disease in which Bedlington terriers homozygous for the trait accumulate copper in their liver and suffer a slowly progressive hepatopathy. Clinical signs referable to liver disease develop in young to older adult dogs. The disease is incurable, but may be managed with d-penicillamine or other decoppering agents. Called also Bedlington terrier liver disease.
Bedlington terrier liver disease
see Bedlington terrier copper-associated hepatopathy (above).
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The three-year-old Bedlington terrier, whose Kennel Club name is scooped Best of Breed at worldrenowned dog show Crufts and left owner Craig Richardson beaming with pride.
And his influence helped the club bring in much-needed cash by getting a top New York design firm to promote their shirts and other merchandise around his baseball franchises, as well as Bedlington Terrier dog clubs which are huge in America.
HEADLINERS Bedlington Terriers Club Secretary David Collop with a copy of the New York Times featuring the club on its front page.
Now Mr Rich is hoping that same international interest will propel the Bedlington Terriers to worldwide stardom with all sales going back to help the Terriers.
30pm): Bedlington Terriers Reserves v Willington Quay Saints; Cullercoats v North Shields Athletic Forest Hall v Cramlington Town; Gosforth Bohemians v Hexham; Heddon v Ponteland United; New Fordley v Newcastle Chemfica (Independent); Wooler v Birtley St Joseph's.
Yesterday he told The Journal: "Could the Bedlington Terriers become an international brand - even an international icon?
Bedlington Terriers are attractive visitors to Filtrona Park where the Mariners field a full strength side.
Bedlington Terriers hit the headlines in 2010 when American billionaire Robert Rich became shirt sponsor for the team.
0 BEDLINGTON Terriers failed to make it three wins on the bounce since they returned to action when West Allotment Celtic held them to a goalless draw in last night''s Skilltrainingltd Northern League First Division game.
NEWCASTLE Reserves missed out on a place in the Northumberland FA Senior Cup semi-final after losing 3-2 to Bedlington Terriers last night.
BEDLINGTON Terriers fans are being asked to do their bit to shape the future of the club after the resignation of its chairman last week.
A LATE strike by Danny Brunskill earned a rot-stopping 2-2 Northern League top flight draw for Marske United at home to Bedlington Terriers last night.