Pet Supply Stores have been named by the state of Pennsylvania as a life essential business.

We are open and are happy to help you meet the needs of your pets during this time.

We are following all the guidelines of the CDC and the World Health Organization.

Check Google Business listing for up to date hours.

New Puppy visits available by appointment.

Logo
dandie dinmont terrier

The Dandie Dinmont Terrier is characterized by his long, low body and “scimitar” tail, which looks like a curved sword, as well as his large soulful eyes and fluffy head of hair. Though small in stature, the Dandie has the character of a big dog, possessing confidence, intelligence and an independent nature. The breeds allowable coat colors are described as “pepper” and “mustard.”

History

The Dandie Dinmont was first recorded as a distinct breed around 1700 and has been popular with both gypsies and the wealthy at various points in his history. Originally bred to go to ground, he was well known for his skill in catching otter and badgers. Dandies were made famous when Sir Walter Scott wrote about them inGuy Manneringin 1814. Scotts farmer character was named Dandie Dinmont, after whom the breed was soon named.

Temperament

As a companion, the Dandie Dinmont is affectionate towards his family, but it would not be uncharacteristic for a Dandie to show little interest in a stranger. The breed would do well in a rural or urban setting with daily walks. The Dandie does not shed, but his coat must be stripped about twice a year and brushed daily.

Environment

Exercise

Grooming

Are you interested in purchasing a Dandie Dinmont Terrier?

Find your perfect match Petland Monroeville, PA

Not sure what pet is right for you?

Or looking for something different? We can help!

Fill Out Our Pet Consultation Form

Not seeing what you are looking for? Let us help!

Please let us know the breed you are interested in and any questions you may have.

Click here to start