Silky Terrier

Fast Facts

  • Energy Moderate
  • Size Small
  • Trainability Responsive
  • Overview

  • The Silky Terrier is a confident, playful breed that was historically known to hunt snakes in Australia, its country of origin.  While it is often mistaken for a Yorkshire Terrier, the Silky terrier is actually a cross between the Yorkie and the Australian Terrier. This smart, highly trainable breed is born with a shiny black coat that, over time, turns into a lovely blue color. Silky Terriers make wonderful companion animals and do well children. They are adaptable and can live in any size space.

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Carrie C.

10/21/2021

Silky Terrier

Our new Silky Terrier recently arrived home and we are in love!!! Truthfully - we were skeptical of the whole process at first, but everything worked out perfectly and our pup was delivered right to our house!! We worked with Keefe - he was great to deal with. We are very very happy!

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