cairn terrier

The Cairn Terrier makes a first-class friend for children; it can tolerate rough play and has a well-developed sense of humor. These dogs can also get reasonably well with other dogs, although some dogs of this breed will fight for their rights as they see them. They go into action when they detect danger.

The Cairn Terrier is a breed of dog of the terrier category. It is one of the oldest terriers, originating in the Scottish Highlands and recognised as one of Scotland's earliest working dogs, used for hunting burrowing prey among the cairns.


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