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Weltador Information & Dog Breed Facts

Collection of all the general dog breed info about Weltador so you can get to know the breed more.

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Weltador
OriginEngland Canada Wales
Other Names
What other names does the Weltador have? The dog breed also known as...
Labrador Retriever & Welsh Terrier mix
Breed Type
What type of dog breed is it?
Cross Breed
AKC Group
Is Weltador recognized by the American Kennel Club?
Not recognized by the American Kennel Club.
FCI Group
Is Weltador recognized by the Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI)?
Not recognized by FCI.
Breed Recognition
What kennel clubs and organizations recognize or register the Weltador breed?
Not recognized by any clubs.
Price
How much does the Weltador puppy cost? What is the price range of this puppy? What is the average price of this dog in the United States? Is this puppy expensive? How much should I pay for it? Weltador price:
$800-$1200
If you choose to purchase the Weltador, you should know that the mentioned amount of money is an average of the collected data from breeders’ sites and puppy finder places. If you have a Weltador for sale, please advertise it on a reliable website to make sure the Weltador gets to a happy place.

Weltador General Appearance & Basic Info

Size
What size is this breed? How big is this dog? Weltador size:
Large
Weight
How much does the Weltador weigh? Weltador weight:
Male: 60-75 pounds (27-34kg), Female: 55-70 pounds (25-32 kg)
Avg. Weight
What is the average weight of the Weltador? Weltador average weight:
Male: 67.5 pounds (30.5 kg), Female: 62.5 pounds (28.5 kg)
Height
How tall is the Weltador? Weltador height:
Male: 22-24 inches (56-61cm), Female: 21-23 inches (53-58 cm)
Avg. Height
What is the average height of this fido? Weltador average height:
Male: 23 inches (58.5 cm), Female: 22 inches (55.5 cm)

Weltador Hair & Care

Coat / Hair Types
What type of coat does the Weltador have? What does this canine coat/fur look like?
WiryDenseSoftWaterproofHardShort
Colors
What color is the breed's coat? What color is a proper Weltador's coat?
YellowChocolateBlackTanGrizzle
Grooming
How to groom the Weltador and how often?
Average: The Weltador requires average grooming effort. Cutting the dog's hair by a professional groomer isn't essential. Brushing the dog's coat is useful to reduce shedding. Ears and eyes should be cleaned regularly to avoid infections. Don't skip the seasonal flea treatment too. Dog nail trimming and dog bath can be helpful sometimes. Check the local pet store for dog grooming supplies and find the best dog shampoo to keep its coat healthy and to give your dog a pleasant experience of a dog bath. If you don't have the time, skill or money to take care of your Weltador, search for a dog groomer or clipping service in your area and book an appointment. Maybe you're lucky to have a dog boarding service that includes grooming or walk in dog bath places nearby.
Shedding Level
How much do Weltador dogs shed? How to control, reduce and prevent the shedding of the Labrador Retriever & Welsh Terrier mix? Weltador shedding level:
Weltadors are low shedders. It's a natural process of the hair growth cycle. The amount and frequency of hair loss mostly depend on their health status and breed type.

Weltador Characteristics

Temperament
What kind of personality does the Weltador have? What characteristics or traits does the breed have?
AffectionateCheerfulFriendlyIntelligentLoyalPlayfulSocialAlertEnergeticGentleLovingGoingResponsiveIndependentSpirited
Intelligent Rank
How smart is the Weltador? Are they intelligent?
Smart: Weltador's has great intelligence. They understand and memorize new commands in 15-25 repetitions.
Trainability
Are Weltador dogs easy to train? Do they go well on dog training?
Weltadors are very easy to train. They easily find out the association between commands and actions.
Playfulness
How playful is this breed?
The Weltador is a highly playful breed. Excited barking and sometimes nipping will alert you to play.
Sensitivity Level
How sensitive are they? Weltador sensitivity:
They are a little bit more sensitive than other dog breeds. Soft punishment affects them emotionally. Weltadors don't tolerate irregular daily routine, noisy household and frequent guest visits really well. They are receptive to their owner's emotions and make wonderful family companions.
Affection Level
How affectionate are they? Are they affectionate?
Weltadors are average dogs regarding their affection level. Some breeds are forthcoming and friendly, while others are independent and don't bond too closely to their owners.
Social Needs
How much social interaction does the Labrador Retriever & Welsh Terrier mix need? Weltador social needs:
Weltadors are a social breed. They enjoy being around people or other animals. This breed doesn't tolerate being left alone.
Barking
Do Weltador dogs bark a lot? Are they barkers/noisy? Why does my Labrador Retriever & Welsh Terrier mix bark?
Average to high: The Weltador is a vocal breed. Not the best choice if you prefer a quiet breed. They often bark loudly and howl sometimes. They can change their barks depending on their emotional level and what they're trying to say. Different barks could mean the same and same barks could have a different meaning. Top reasons for barking: protection, alarm, fear, boredom, attention seeking, greeting, separation anxiety, compulsive barking.
Watchdog Ability
Is Weltador good as a watchdog? Are they alert at night?
Weltadors are average watchdogs. If they sense something different, they will alert you, but the observation isn't considered as their main job.
Guarding Behavior / Territorial
Do Weltador dogs have an aggressive behavior to protect their home/house/territory? Do they have guarding instincts?
Weltadors strongly protect their territory. This breed is a complete security guard, so you don't have to be afraid in case of danger.
Biting Potential
Do Weltador bite humans? How likely are you to get bitten from the Labrador Retriever & Welsh Terrier mix? What are the odds of getting bitten by a Weltador? Why do dog bites happen?
Low
The Weltador has a low chance of biting somebody. Top reasons for dog bite: protection, pain, excitement, herding instinct, being provoked. (Data based on the available online bite statistics.)
Moderate
The Weltador has an average chance of biting somebody. Top reasons for dog bite: protection, pain, excitement, herding instinct, being provoked. (Data based on the available online bite statistics.)
Mouthiness
How much mouthing/nipping/play biting does the Weltador do?
Weltadors have a higher than average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people. It's a common habit during puppyhood, not aggressive behavior. These "bites" don't hurt, but Weltadors need to be taught for a good attitude.
Impulse to Wander or Roam
How likely is the Weltador to run away? Does this breed explore or wander a lot? Does Weltador roam?
Wanderlust potential of the Weltador is strong enough to escape from home. They have a strong desire for exploring the world. Safer to walk them on a leash unless you teach them how to get back to you on command.
Prey Drive
Do this canine have a strong prey drive? Does Weltador have high prey drive?
Weltadors have a higher impulse to chase and catch something than other dog breeds. Cats or any other small animals might be in danger. It's a natural instinct, doesn't necessarily mean that Weltadors are aggressive. Better to keep this breed on a leash.
Apartment Friendly
Is Weltador good as an apartment dog? Can they live in a flat?
Nem a legjobb választás Weltador, ha lakásban szeretnéd tartani, ugyanakkor alapos lemozgatással, napi többszöri sétával tolerálják a benti körülményeket is, így megoldható Weltador tartása lakásban.
Adaptability
Are they adaptable and easy-going?
Weltadors adapt very well to lifestyle changes and basically all living environments. They don't mind moving from one place to another with their owner.
Tolerates Being Left Alone
Can you leave this breed home alone?
Weltadors do best when a family member is at home during the day or if their workplace is dog-friendly so they can take the dog at work.
Fighting Dog
Where Weltador dogs used as a fighting dog in the history?
Not really
In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.

Weltador Good With

Stranger Friendly
Are they aggressive or friendly towards/with strangers? Weltador temperament with other people:
Weltadors are stranger friendly dogs.
Child Friendly
Are Weltador dogs kid-friendly? Are they good with young children? Weltador temperament with children:
Weltadors are very kid-friendly dogs. This breed enjoys being surrounded by children.
Cat Friendly
How well do Weltador dogs get along with cats? Are they good with kittens? What is this fido's temperament with cats? Can they be good with cats?
Weltadors are average friendly towards cats.
Dog Friendly
Is Weltador good with other dogs? Are they dog-friendly dogs? How well do Weltador dogs get along with other dogs? What is this canine temperament with other dogs?
Weltadors are dog-friendly dogs. If you want more dogs in your family or you'd like to join dog meetups, the Weltador can be a great choice.
Office Friendly
Are Weltadors good office dogs? Do Weltadors make good office friendly dogs? Can Weltadors be office dogs?
No
Weltador is not the best dog breed for office environment.
Senior Citizens Friendly
Are they senior citizens friendly dogs? How well do Weltador dogs get along with the elderly people? What is the Labrador Retriever & Welsh Terrier mix temperament with senior people? Are Weltador dogs good for elderly owners?
Weltadors are one of the best breeds for elderly people.
Pet Friendly
Are they pet-friendly dogs? How well do Weltador dogs get along with other pets? Are Weltador dogs good with pets? What is this canine temperament with other pets?
Weltadors are generally with other pets.
Good For First Time Owners
Is Weltador breed good for first-time owners? Do they make a good dog for novice owners?
No
Weltadors are not good for novice owners, due to their stubborn personality.
Service Dog
Are they good as service dogs? Can Weltador be a guide dog? Are they used as seeing-eye dogs?
Yes
This breed makes good as a service dog. A service dog is a term used in the USA to refer to any type of assistance dog specifically trained to help people who have disabilities, such as visual impairment, hearing impairments, mental disorders, seizures, mobility impairment, and diabetes. Service dogs are protected under the ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act). Weltador breed is a good choice for service purposes.
Therapy Dog
Are they good as therapy dogs? Can Weltador be a therapy dog? Are they good anxiety dogs? Can a Weltador be an emotional support animal?
Yes
This breed makes a perfect therapy dog. A therapy dog is a dog that might be trained to provide affection, comfort, and love to people in hospitals, retirement homes, nursing homes, schools, hospices, disaster areas, and to people with anxiety disorders or autism. Weltador breed is a good choice for therapeutic purposes.
Detection Dog or Sniffer Dog
Are they good as detection dogs? Can Weltador be a sniffer dog?
Yes
A detection dog or sniffer dog is a dog that is trained to use its senses (mostly its smell) to detect substances such as explosives, illegal drugs, wildlife scat, currency, blood, and contraband electronics such as illicit mobile phones. Weltador breed is a good choice for detection purposes.
Search and Rescue Dog (SAR)
Are they good as SAR dogs? Can Weltador be a search and rescue dog?
Yes
The use of dogs in search and rescue (SAR) is a valuable component in wilderness tracking, natural disasters, mass casualty events, and in locating missing people. The Weltador breed is a good choice for SAR purposes.
Boat Dog
Are they good as boat dogs? Can Weltador be a boat dog?
Yes
Weltador breed usually likes being on a boat.
Cart Pulling or Drafting Dog
Are they good as cart pulling dogs? Can Weltador be a drafting dog?
Not really
A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling. Dogs bred for this work have strong builds and qualities that are needed, strength and determination. Weltador is not the best breed for drafting purposes.

Weltador Health Factors

Health Issues
Is it a healthy or unhealthy breed? Do Weltador dogs have health problems or genetic diseases?
The Weltador is a healthy breed, but there are certain health issues that you should check with your vet regularly.
Health Problems
What genetic/health problems does the Weltador breed have? What are the health issues and concerns of the Weltador breed? Most common health risks of Weltador:
Acute Moist DermatitisBloatCataractsCold TailEar InfectionsElbow DysplasiaEpilepsyHip DysplasiaMyopathyOsteochondrosis DissecansProgressive retinal atrophy (PRA)Tricuspid Valve DysplasiaSkin Irritation
Life Expectancy
How long do Weltador dogs live? What is the average lifespan of this breed? How old can a Weltador be?
10-14 years
Hypoallergenic
Is the Weltador breed hypoallergenic?
No
Weltadors don't do well with allergy sufferers by causing allergic reaction. Some of the dog breeds are even considered to higher the possibility of an allergic response. Coat type isn't necessarily relevant, because most people are allergic to dander (flakes on the dog's skin) or saliva, not actually to dog hair.
Energy Level
How much energy does the Weltador have? What is the activity level of the Weltador?
Weltadors are high energy dogs. Active lifestyle makes them happy.
Activity Requirement / Exercise Need
How much activity does this dog need? How much exercise do Weltador dogs require per day?
Weltadors need a lot of exercises. Long walks should be on a daily schedule. If you live an active life, this breed can be a good choice for you.
Sleeping Need
How much sleep does this fido need?
Weltadors don't need too much sleep. They are energetic and desire to live an active life. If you think naps are overrated, this breed can be the best choice for you.
Avg. daily food consumption
How much food does the Weltador need? How often should I feed my canine? What dog products should I buy?
Recommended daily amount: 2.5 to 3 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals.0.5 to 1.5 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals.
Weight Gain Potential / Prone to Obesity
How easy to gain weight for this dog? Weltador risk for obesity:
Average to High. If you don't pay attention to the Weltador's weight, he can easily gain weight. More than one daily walk should be on schedule. To make your dog happy and fit, feed him with quality dry dog food and live an active life together. Try to find the happy medium between exercise and feeding. If you notice any weight gain, consult your veterinarian and make a diet plan. Reduce unhealthy food and snacks, and measure the Weltador's weight regularly.
Weather & Climate
Which weather condition is preferred by this dog? Can they tolerate hot and cold weather & climate?
Tolerates warm and cold weather.
Stinkiness
How stinky is this dog? Why does it smell bad and how to get rid of the smell?
High
The Weltador has a high chance of bad smell. Top reasons for dog stinkiness: infection of bad tooth/ear/skin folds, gas attacks.
Drooling tendency
Does the Weltador drool?
The Weltador is a perfect example for low drooling tendency. If you dislike being covered by slobber spots on your clothes, the Weltador could be a good choice for you. Drooling is the unintentional saliva flowing outside of the mouth. It can be completely normal or a sign of a health problem. Certain dog breeds drool less than others, just like the Weltador. If you notice any change in your dog's drooling habit, you should contact a vet as soon as possible.

Weltador Reproducibility

Gestation Length
How long does this dog's pregnancy last? How long does this dog pregnant? How long does it take to have puppies?
60-64 days
Reproductive cycle of the female Weltador: The first period called Proestrus lasts for about 9 days. During this time the females start to attract males. You can notice by swelling vulva and bloody discharge. The second part is the Estrus when the female is receptive for the male. It lasts for about 3 to 11 days. The sign of the proestrus part is the soft and enlarged vulva. The discharge decreases and lightens in color. The third part is the Diestrus. Normally, it occurs around day 14. In this period the female’s discharge changes for vivid red and coming to its end. The vulva returns to average, and she will no longer permit mating. The fourth part called the Anestrus. The time frame between heat periods normally lasts about six months.
How often can the Weltador have a litter? Once a year.
More frequent breeding is not healthy. It is very important not to buy a dog from a puppy mill, where the needs of the pups and their mothers are ignored. It's an inhumane high-volume dog breeding facility, where puppies born several times a year.
Litter Size
How many puppies can the Weltador have? What is the average litter size of this fido?
5-10 puppies

Weltador Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Intelligent Rank: Smart: Weltador's has great intelligence.
  • Trainability: Weltadors are very easy to train.
  • Shedding Level: Weltadors are low shedders.
  • Drooling tendency: The Weltador is a perfect example for low drooling tendency.
  • Adaptability: Weltadors adapt very well to lifestyle changes and basically all living environments.
  • Child Friendly: Weltadors are very kid-friendly dogs.
  • Dog Friendly: Weltadors are dog-friendly dogs.
  • Senior Citizens Friendly: Weltadors are one of the best breeds for elderly people.
  • Service Dog: This breed makes good as a service dog.
  • Therapy Dog: This breed makes a perfect therapy dog.
  • Detection Dog or Sniffer Dog: A detection dog or sniffer dog is a dog that is trained to use its senses (mostly its smell) to detect substances such as explosives, illegal drugs, wildlife scat, currency, blood, and contraband electronics such as illicit mobile phones.
  • Search and Rescue Dog (SAR): The use of dogs in search and rescue (SAR) is a valuable component in wilderness tracking, natural disasters, mass casualty events, and in locating missing people.
  • Boat Dog: Weltador breed usually likes being on a boat.
Cons
  • Hypoallergenic: Weltadors don't do well with allergy sufferers by causing allergic reaction.
  • Stinkiness: The Weltador has a high chance of bad smell.
  • Weight Gain Potential / Prone to Obesity: Average to High.
  • Mouthiness: Weltadors have a higher than average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
  • Impulse to Wander or Roam: Wanderlust potential of the Weltador is strong enough to escape from home.
  • Tolerates Being Left Alone: Weltadors do best when a family member is at home during the day or if their workplace is dog-friendly so they can take the dog at work.
  • Office Friendly: Weltador is not the best dog breed for office environment.
  • Good For First Time Owners: Weltadors are not good for novice owners, due to their stubborn personality.

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