Do Airedales come in different sizes? The Airedale Terrier is known as the “king of terriers” partly for his size. They range in height about 23 inches and in weight from 45 pounds for a small female, to 70 pounds for a large male (20 to 32 kilograms).
Are Airedales one person dogs? The Airedale is an independent dog, but he enjoys being a member of a family. He is happiest when inside with his owners, and is not meant to be a backyard dog. Airedale Terriers are very good with children and are fondly called reliable babysitters. However, children and dogs should never be left unsupervised.
Are Airedale terriers big dogs? The Airedale Terrier is the largest of all terrier breeds. Males stand about 23 inches at the shoulder, females a little less. The dense, wiry coat is tan with black markings.
Is an Airedale a good family dog? Airedales have plenty of personality and make great family pets who love a good romp and backyard play session. When well-socialized, these pups are gentle with children and make excellent playmates.