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Kerry Blue Terrier

Budore Celtic Hero

Budore Celtic Hero
Sire :- Kamaghan Hero     Dam :- Littlemiss Blu Shoes
BREEDER :- Ward. OWNER :- Mr J Ross

A powerful, keen terrier from Ireland. - "The Kerry Blue Terrier (also known as the Irish Blue Terrier in Ireland) is one of three closely related, long-legged, all-purpose working terriers which were distilled from the great mixture of coat colours, textures and dispositions that were found throughout the Irish countryside over the last few centuries. The Kerry's two Irish cousins are the Irish terrier and the Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier; the latter is often considered an ancestor of the Kerry Blue." - "These farm dogs needed to combine herding, guarding, hunting, retrieving and vermin destroying talents."(taken from © Daryl Enstone (denstone@sciborg.uwaterloo.ca) Long head, full of spirit but responds to training and is a one man dog.Tail is still docked. The coat is silky, non sheding, and needs trimmed often
Colour is any shade of blue. Tan is permissible on puppies, as is a dark colour up to 18 months.
(see the full Daryl Ebstone history here)

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This breed has Kennel Club Challenge Certificates at most Championship Shows.

UK & Irish Clubs

Update Club Name Contact Phone number Homepage Email
2004 Kerry Blue Terrier
Association
Eoin Jones 020 8540 7101 yes yes
2004 Kerry Blue Terrier of
Northern Ireland
Mr J Keery 01846 692866 no no
2004 Kerry Blue Terrier of England Mrs G Ford 01579 362794 yes no
2004 Northern Kerry Blue Club Mrs C Ramsay 0151 666 2357 yes no
2004 Ulster Kerry Blue Club Fionnuala Malone n/a yes yes

Information


SizeActiveTemperamentKennelTrainingGroomingProblems
D. 46-48cms = 18-19" B. less
Wt D. 15-17kgs = 33-37lbs
B. Wt. 16kgs (35lbs)
VeryFairly StrongYesModerately DifficultTrimmingyes

UK & Irish Breeders


AFFIX In Blue means pups available
Affix Breeder Telephone Area Email Homepage
EDBRIOS Eddie O'Brien n/a Ireland yes yes
GLENFITOR Fionnuala Malone n/a no yes
MICULADH Hugh Jordan 0044(0)2890 591877 Belfast yes yes
KAMAGHAN Ms Cherie Walters 0044(0)1473 215726 Ipswich yes none
BUDORE Oonagh Ward 00 4428 9082 5894 Northern Ireland yes yes
STANSTEAD Debbie Graham 0044(0)1778 423350 Bourne, Lincs yes no

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Affix or owner Contact Telephone Area Email Homepage
owner of Budore Celtic Hero Mr J Ross 0044(0)1764 662750 Auchterarder No No
The Kerry Blue John Van den Bergh Canada yes yes

Problems


HD risk is average at 15 total

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