Soft Coated Wheaten Terriers are a special breed. Although, some people say they are not as terrier-like as most terriers, wheatens are TERRIERS.
They are full of energy and are very high maintenance.
• Wheaten Characteristics and Temperament
Allergy Warning: Soft Coated Wheaten Terriers are non-shedding dogs, but no dog is completely hypoallergenic. Some people are allergic to the Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier. Not all allergies result from the shedding of hair. Many allergies result from exposure to dander, saliva, or natural oils. Each person is different and we recommend visiting with a wheaten terrier and spending an adequate amount of time with the dog to ensure that no allergy occurs.
Wheaten Owner Forum: If you have a question or just want information the Wheaten-L is a one-stop answer forum filled with hundreds of wheaten owners, breeders, and enthusiasts who can help you out.