This independent-minded toy breed isn?t so fragile that it can?t handle the rigors of life with small children. Toy Terriers can, however, be very noisy and like all terriers they like to dig.PURPOSE OF BREED:The Silky Toy Terrier was developed by breeding the Yorkshire terrier with an Australian Terrier, this breed was refined and intended to be a functional lap dog. Silky Toy Terriers are used to seek out vermin and to act as good watchdogs.AVERAGE LITTER SIZE:3 puppies
The coat of this dog is silky to the touch, made of fine, glossy, medium length hair. A silky Toy Terrier has a distinctive topknot. This dog requires tremendous care to keep its long hair tangle free. These dogs are tan and blue-gray (silver) in color.
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