Breed

Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier


AKC Grouping
Terrier Group
Temperament
  • friendly
  • happy
  • deeply devoted

Demeanor
alert and responsive

Choosing the Best High-Protein Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier Dog Food

In regard to weight, the Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier is an average dog generally weighing 35-40 pounds (male), 30-35 pounds (female). The Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier is also considered a medium-tall dog in regard to height, with an average height of 18-19 inches (male), 17-18 inches (female). If you're trying to figure out the optimal dog food for your Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier, you should definitely consider the option of a high-protein dog food like those available from Spot & Tango. The Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier is an AKC Registered breed in the 'Terrier Group' with roots originating back to Ireland. The deeply devoted, friendly and happy Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier with an alert and responsive demeanor, generally does particularly well on a high-protein dog food. This is thanks, in part to, its average size combined with its usually high energy levels.


Breed

Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier


AKC Grouping
Terrier Group
Temperment
  • friendly
  • happy
  • deeply devoted
Demeanor
alert and responsive

Terriers are bred to hunt. They are bred to kill and often times eat: rats, mice, squirrels and other vermin. Genetically, the Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier, part of the AKC's Terrier Group, are pre-disposed to a high-protein diet. Combine this fact with the reality that most terriers (including the Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier) today struggle with weight gain due to lack of exercise, and you'll see why we recommend a high-protein dog food that's correctly proportioned for your Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier. Originally from Ireland, the Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier can make the best of it's 10 to 12 years on a high-protein dog food that's full of the nutrients the Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier needs but without the empty calories that could lead to weight gain.


Energy
energetic
Grooming
brushing 2-3 times a week
Training
often independent
Shedding
infrequently

The Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier is considered an energetic dog and thus your Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier could benefit from a high-protein dog food due to that simple fact alone. A dog food rich in high-protein helps to build muscle and support the energy levels of an energetic Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier. Furthermore, the calories in high-protein dog food are more efficiently used by an energetic dog like the Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier. In fact, dogs that don't receive enough protein can actually experience muscle loss and see a noticeable drop in energy levels. Lastly, a high-protein dog food that's optimal for the Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier is low in carbohydrates which are a non-essential component of a healthy diet for most dogs, but especially true for an energetic Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier.


The Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier is an average, medium-tall dog weighing in at over 35 pounds. Dogs of this size could benefit from a well-rounded diet that have all the necessary nutrients for their average frame. While a high-protein dog food is important for average breeds, most important is the proper percentages and sources of those proteins. When you select a high-protein dog food for your Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier at Spot & Tango, you can be assured that we have properly balanced a properly sourced, high-protein dog food while also including other essential nutrients needed for an average dog such as the Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier.


Spot & Tango offers several high-protein meat options for your Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier including a Turkey & Red Quinoa, Beef & Millet, and Lamb & Brown Rice option. All our recipes have an appropriate blend of spinach, carrots, peas, various fruits, eggs, parsley, apple cider vinegar, safflower oil, vegetable stock and an all-natural blend of vitamins & minerals to ensure meals are nutritionally balanced while still creating a high-protein dog food for a Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier. 100% of the ingredients in our recipes are approved for human consumption (because dogs deserve to have the same quality food that we eat) and use USDA Certified meats. We never use preservatives, growth hormones or artificial additives. Our vegetables are an excellent source of fiber and vitamins our eggs help increase protein levels while also containing essential calcium and amino acids to support strong bones, build muscles and repair tissue. If you want a high-protein dog food for your Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier, Spot & Tango could be the solution.