Welcome to Puppies Galore page that is dedicated to the tenacious yet elegant Silky Terrier. Puppies Galore is the best place in the greater Atlanta area to buy a Silky Terrier. We have beautiful Silky Terrier puppies in our store on a regular basis. If you are considering purchasing a Silky Terrier, you’ve made an excellent choice. A silky Terrier is an excellent fit for a wide variety of people and personalities. That is because the Silky Terrier is a well balanced breed. They are elegant but also scrappy. They will enjoy: being groomed, getting dressed up, digging, chasing, and running with the big dogs too. You will be able to find answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about Silky Terriers below.
Lifespan – 12 to 15 years – A Silky Terrier is a small breed. Due to its size, the Silky Terrier has a long lifespan.
Activity Level – Moderate – The Silky Terrier needs regular exercise. Although they appear to be a dainty dog, they are actually feisty and even rugged. They need daily exercise and will enjoy being outside in the dirt. A fenced in area is ideal for the Silky Terrier so they can run freely and seek out small game. They love to dig, dig, and dig some more.
Potential Height – 9 to 10 inches tall at the shoulder
Potential Weight – 8 to 10 pounds – Do not leave a Silky Terrier outside unattended. It is small enough to be considered prey by other predatory animals.
Barking– Moderate to Frequent – Terriers love to bark. However, all dogs can easily be taught not to bark frequently. If you simply use some basic commands the Silky Terrier will quickly learn when it is okay and when it is not okay to bark. A Silky Terrier is a very intelligent breed. They are excellent watchdogs because they are quick to alert you of anything suspicious.
Shedding– Low – A Silky Terrier has a long coat but actually requires very little maintenance. A simple brushing two to three times a week will suffice. Also they really only need a bath once a month to maintain a healthy coat. They are one of the lowest maintenance long haired dog breeds.
Family Friendly– Yes- A Silky Terrier is a family friendly dog. However, it may be better suited for individuals that do not have small children, because a Silky Terrier is not fond of being pestered by small children.
Pet Friendly – Yes – Silky Terriers are great with other dogs when they are socialized at a young age. As long as your dog is over 6 months old and is up-to-date on its immunizations a dog park may be a great way to have your Silky Terrier interact with other dogs in a healthy manner.
How much Does a Silky Terrier Cost?
The Bad News
The price for a Silky Terrier varies from dog to dog. The price of a Silky Terrier is determined by the cost in which we pay for the Silky Terrier. Breeders will charge different amounts for a Silky Terrier depending upon: The time of year, male or female, color, distinct characteristics, registration, travel costs & more. It is hard for us to give a price on a Silky Terrier unless we are discussing a specific Silky Terrier.
The Good News
Puppies Galore makes purchasing a Silky Terrier easy. Our prices on Silky Terriers are thousands of dollars lower than other puppy stores in the state of Georgia. We have multiple financing options available. That means you will not have to pay the entire purchase amount up-front. As a matter of fact our financing options allow you to pay $0 down to take a puppy home. It will also take the purchase amount and break it down into small monthly payments. Applying is really simple and only takes a few moments.
Call us today if you have any additional questions about the Silky Terrier breed or the purchasing process.