The Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier is strong, agile and well-coordinated. A happy, playful, spirited and friendly terrier. Alert, they make great watch dogs and bark at the arrival of guests. They are usually very loving with children and get along reasonably well with other dogs. They have a puppy attitude that remains with it throughout its life. Sweet-tempered, docile and self-confident. Soft Coated Wheaten Terriers bond closely with their family. They seldom bark unnecessarily and are great with children. Eminently adaptable, they can enjoy life in the city or the country.