Welcome to SLC Dog Sitter, Small Dog Breed  

Silky Terrier Breed Profile


Silky Terrier


Amongst the endearing traits of the Silky Terrier is that they are intelligent courageous, alert, affectionate, spunky, cheerful, sociable and filled with power.

Family/Child Friendly

This dog breed is just not advised for children on account of its tendencies towards aggression.

Lifespan and Weight

The common lifetime for this breed of dog is around 12 to 15 years. Nevertheless, with the advancement of veterinary medicine, pets have been acknowledged to reside as much as 20 years as well as longer. The common weight for this canine breed is around eight to 11 lbs.

Popular Diseases

One of the most widespread illnesses and medical situations associated with this breed of dog involve but aren't restricted to disc condition, elbow dysplasia, patellar luxation, diabetes, epilepsy, and Legg-Perthes.

House-training and Shedding

House-breaking will be challenging with this breed of canine given that this dog is from the terrier group. Shedding is minimal, having said that brush each day to avoid mats and tangles.

Greatest Owner Compatibility

Not appropriate for the apartment or condo environment. Not appropriate for the frequent traveler. Very best Owner lives in a residence and has lots of really like and interest to give.

Where to buy

The most effective areas to purchase this breed of dog are from respected breeders, animal shelters, and rescue organizations.

Regular Cost

You are able to expect to pay about $300 or even more per dog. Routine veterinary care ought to be included inside your budget.

Aggression Factor

Is usually vulnerable to aggression and to getting snappish if startled or if they're mad.

Noise Aspect

This dog breed is vulnerable to obsessive barking. 


Amy Hiatt
5148 West Cherrywood Lane
Salt Lake City, Utah 84109
801-560-7018 Call today for Appointment


Leave Silky Terrier Page and Click Here Small Dog Breeds Home Page

Go to Home Page


Newest Clients Videos

Small Dog Breeds Below
Alaskan Klee Kai
Australian Silk Terrier
Alopekis Terrier
Australian Terrier
Bichon Frise
Border Terrier
Brussels Griffon
Cairn Terrier
Cardigan Welsh Corgi
King Charles Spaniel

Chinese Crested
Cocker Spaniel
Dandie Dinmont Terrier
English Cocker Spaniel
English Toy Spaniel
Italian Greyhound
Japanese Chin
Lakeland Terrier
Lhasa Apso
Low Chen
Miniature Pinscher
Miniature Schnauzer
Norfolk Terrier
Norwich Terrier
Scottish Terrier
Sealyham Terrier
Shetland Sheep Dog
Shih Tzu
Silky Terrier
Skye Terrier
Tibetan Spaniel
Toy Fox Terrier
West Highland Terrier
Wire Fox Terrier
Yorkshire Terrier

Click Link Above

"Dog Boarder Utah" Truman