Bedlington Terrier Dog (English Dog)
Category: Terrier Dogs
Facts about Bedlington Terrier Dogs, "Scientific name for Bedlington Terrier Dog, or domestic canine, is Canis lupus familiaris". The Bedlington Terrier Dog is a dog breed named after Bedlington, the mining city of Northumberland in Northeastern part of England. At first, this dog variety was bred to track parasites in mines, but currently, the dog has habitually been employed in conformation exhibitions, dog racing, many dog sports, and as a pet dog. The Bedlington Terrier Dog is closely associated with the Dandie Dinmont Terrier, Otterhound and Whippet.
Bedlington Terrier Dogs have two times the amount of ear muscles than people. It is a fact a Bedlington Terrier Dog can hear a sound at four times the distance of a human. Sound frequency is measured in Hertz (Hz) Def-Hertz is the measurement of frequency, explicitly it's one cycle per second. The higher the Hertz are, the higher the pitched the sound is. Bedlington Terrier Dogs hear best at 45,000 Hz to 65,000 Hz, while humans hear best at around 20 Hz to 20,000 Hz.
Only humans and dogs have prostates and a dog doesn't have an appendix.
Bedlington Terrier Dogâ€™s nose prints can be used to identify them, their nose prints are like a humans finger print. It is a Fact a Bedlington Terrier Dog smells more than 1,000 times stronger than that of a human. A Bedlington Terrier Dogâ€™s nose, secretes a thin layer of mucous that helps it absorb scent, after that they lick their noses and sample the scent through their mouth.
In appearance, the Bedlington Terrier Dog resembles a lamb. These dog breeds have blue, sand or liver coloration, and all three colors may have tan dots. The head of the Bedlington Terrier Dog breed is circular in shape without stop. They have almond-shaped small eyes, and their lips are tight and are short of flews. The back part of the Bedlington Terrier Dog body is arched, and the body length is slightly more than the height. The male Bedlington Terrier Dog grows to a height, ranging from 16 to 17 1/2 inches (41 to 44.4cm), whereas the females have a body height between 15 - 16 inches (38 to 41cm). The body weight of both genders lies between 17 and 23 pounds (7.7 to 10kg), and they have a light, spongy gait.
Bedlington Terrier Dog breeds carry what is recognized as the graying gene, a leading attribute agreed on the G locus. This gene results in puppies born with dark brown or black fur to lighten to liver or grey with age. The hair of the Bedlington Terrier Dog breed forms a shape on the top of the head of the dog called as a topknot. The fur of the Bedlington Terrier Dog breed has been described as hairy, tough, rough and linty in style. Their fur is composed of a mixture of soft and hard hairs. While the show clip of the Bedlington Terrier Dog breed may be difficult to uphold, the pet clip fashion needs much less upholding, with customary, but not every day brushings, maintaining the coat in shape.
All dogs are identical in makeup big or smallâ€“ 42 permanent teeth and 321 bones. Bedlington Terrier Puppies have 28 teeth and when they become adult Bedlington Terrier Dogs they have 42 teeth. When Bedlington Terrier puppies are born, they have no teeth and are deaf and blind. Bedlington Terrier Puppies for their first few weeks will sleep ninety percent of the day and their vision is not fully developed until after the first month.
Average body temperature for a Bedlington Terrier Dog is between 101 to 102.5 degrees
Female dogs are in heat for matting for about 20 days twice a year. Female Bedlington Terrier Dogs are pregnant for 60 days before theyâ€™re puppies are born.
Though a few Bedlington Terrier Dog breeds take pleasure in a high rank of activity, most are fairly adaptable to a calm environment and can survive well in small spaces or in apartments. These dog breeds are sharp and brave. The Bedlington Terrier Dog breed is flexible in temperament, friendly, demonstrative, faithful, and a calm housedog. Bedlington Terrier Dogs sweat glands are between their paw pads.
It is a Fact a Bedlington Terrier Dog sees in color and have better low light vision. Bedlington Terrier Dogs have three eyelids, a lower lid, an upper eyelid lid and a third lid, that is called a haw or nictitating membrane, this keeps the Bedlington Terrier Dogs eye protected and moist. Dogs eyes have a special membrane for seeing better at night, called a tapetum lucidum - a dogs reflective layer in the choroid chiefly of nocturnal, causing the eyes to glow when light at night hits the eyes and they consist of some layers of smooth flat cells covered by a section of double deformed crystals.
The average lifespan of the Bedlington Terrier Dog breed is 17 1/2 years.
A Bedlington Terrier Dogâ€™s mouth can apply approximately 150 to 200 pounds of pressure per square inch and an American Pit Bull Terrier, German Shepherd Dog and a rottweiler can have 320 LBS of pressure on avg.
A Bedlington Terrier Dog is an omnivore, (definition-they eat both other animals and plants). All Dogs are direct descendants of wolves.
In 1877 in England the National Bedlington Terrier Club was formed. In 1886 the first Bedlington Terrier was registered by the American Kennel Club.
>The number one heath problems amongst Bedlington Terrier Dogs is obesity, so always make sure your Bedlington Terrier Dog doesn't get to fat. Many foot problems that Bedlington Terrier Dogs have are just an issue of long toenails. Bedlington Terrier Dog can develop a serious inherited problem with its liver known as Copper Storage Disease. They they can also develop some of these diseases, Patellar Luxation, hereditary kidney disease, Distichiasis, Renal Cortical Hypoplasia, hyroid problems and eye problems, such as cataracts and Retinal Dysplasia disease.
If purchasing a Bedlington Terrier Dog from a breeder, make sure to find a good breeder with references check at least two to three of the puppies that were purchased from this breeder.
Bedlington Terrier Dogs pant to keep cool with 10 to 35 breaths per minute with an average of 24 breaths per minute. A large dog breed resting heart beats between 60 to 100 times per minute, and a small dog breedâ€™s heart beats on average between 100 to 140 pant a lot.