Tibetan Terrier

  • Tibetan Terrier
  • Hypoallergenic: Yes
  • Height: 14-17 inches
  • Weight: 18-30 pounds (male), slightly smaller (female)
  • Coat: profusely coated
  • Life Span: 15-16 years
  • Temperament: Energetic, Affectionate, Amiable, Sensitive, Reserved, Gentle
  • Overview:

    The Tibetan Terrier, “Holy Dog of Tibet,” is an ancient watchdog and companion long associated with Buddhist monasteries. A profusely coated, small-to-medium-sized dog with “snowshoe” feet, the TT is affectionate, sensitive, and clever.

    Their coat grows quite long. They do not shed like dogs with shorter hair growth cycles.