Black Russian Terrier Puppies

 Black Russian Terrier

If you are looking for a remarkable working dog that is not only energetic but also good looking, the Black Russian Terrier could be what you have been looking for. This breed was developed by the Soviet Army. It is adaptable, trainable as well as of a great general health. However, if you are contemplating on getting the San Diego Black Russian Terrier puppies, you should start by understanding the breed as comprehensively as possible.

 

Appearance

The breed has a black double coat. Some have a sprinkle of gray on their black coat. The outer coat is coarse and the undercoat thick and soft. The coat is 1.5 to 4 inches long.

 

Temperament

The Black Russian Terrier is basically a calm dog that is both courageous and confident. Their nervous system is considerably stable and their overall appearance and performance exudes tranquility and confidence. They are loyal, self assured and often aloof with strangers. They were basically bred to protect and guard. They have a great emotional stability.

 

When purchasing the Black Russian Terrier puppies San Diego, you must always bear in mind that they were initially bred as working dogs. This means their natural energy is pretty high. To avoid inappropriate behaviors, regular exercises are recommended. Proper training must also be given from an early age. Other than that, this breed is good with children and always guards its family. They always need human company and are not good in kennels.

 

There are a number of aspects that influences the temperament of the San Diego Black Russian Terrier puppies. The most notable factors include heredity, socialization and training. It is crucial that you be firm but friendly to your puppies for the best outcomes. What is more is that you must set rules and ensure the Black Russian Terrier understands and adheres to them.

 

Health

As aforementioned, the immune system of the Black Russian Terrier puppies is generally stable. However, just as it is the case with many breeds, the Black Russian Terrier is prone to a number of issues. Common illnesses include allergies, hip dysplasia, elbow dysplasia and progressive retinal atrophy. All in all, it is fundamental to note that not every Black Russian Terrier puppy will suffer these problems. Most have a more stable health. The key, however, to finding a dog that is healthy is to make purchase from a breeder using healthy breeds. This will deal away with most of the hereditary health issues.

 

Care

The most important thing to do is exercise the breed daily. The exercises should be both physical and mental. Jobs and long walks are recommended. Failure to do this will lead to a dull dog that presents unacceptable behaviors.  With adequate exercise, the Black Russian Terrier puppies San Diego can comfortably live in apartments.

 

Training should also be administered. This is more so when it comes to obedience. You do not want this energetic breed opposing you. You should also take time to socialize it early enough to make it all rounded.

 

Grooming should be done weekly. A slicker brush is recommended for brushing. Only bathe when necessary. Overfeeding can lead to weight gain.

 

Average size

Height: 26 to 30 inches

Weight: 80 to 140 pounds

 

Typical use

  • Family pet
  • Guard dog

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