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.
What are Airedale dogs known for? The Airedale is sometimes called “The King of Terriers.” His size and intelligence make him an extremely versatile dog; he’s expanded well beyond hunting rats, to hunting large game and performing many other jobs.
Do Airedale dogs shed? Coat Color And Grooming
The Airedale Terrier is not known for extreme shedding, but he does shed certain times of the year. Regular brushing keeps the coat in good condition (once or twice a week), and periodic bathing as needed (over-bathing is not recommended, as this softens the coarse terrier coat).
Are Airedales tough dogs? An intelligent, tough dog, the Airedale terrier tolerates pets it grows up with and generally gets along well with other dogs and children.