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Waterside Terrier

Also referred to as Airedale Terriers and Bingley Terriers

Find some great facts about this breed. Learn about the average
height & weight, the typical colorings & temperaments, plus information
about their activity level, age expectancy, typical health concerns & more!

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Waterside Terrier

All About the Waterside Terrier

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Average Height & Weight

The Waterside Terrier is considered a LARGE dog based on the average height and weight.


Males – Height: 23 inches.

Weight: 55 pounds.

Females – Height: Less than 23 inches.

Weight: 55 pounds.

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Waterside Terrier


Typical Coloring

Airedale Terriers are commonly:
–tan and black       –tan and grizzle




Waterside Terriers are lively and loving. They are fast learners, but they become bored easily, and they will let their masters know it. They are generally pleasant, though they will fight back if challenged.




Activity Level

Waterside Terriers are a high-energy breed with high exercise requirements!

Waterside Terriers are a high-energy breed and need a lot of exercise. Long walks or a strenuous game of fetch, along with a daily romp in the yard, are essential to using up all that energy.


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Breed Characteristics



Age Expectancy

10 to 13 years

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Known Breed-Related Health Issues

The most common health concern for Waterside Terriers is canine hip dysplasia. Gastric torsion is less common but still occurs within the breed, while colonic disease is seen occasionally.





Ideal Climates for this Breed

Waterside Terriers have a medium tolerance for hot and cold climates.



Waterside Terrier


Family Orientation
(good with kids, or other pets?)

Waterside Terriers make good pets for families who do not have other big dogs. They like to be the alpha dog of the family, but they are friendly to smaller dogs and other household pets. They also do well with children.




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