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Kerry Blue Terriers – A Mysterious Breed

  Kerry Blue Terriers are one of the most mysterious breeds of terriers. This is because of the fact that even though the breed has been known by the Irish for at least 150 years, nobody really knows where they came from or how they were first bred.   Let's dive right in.   Appearance and Legends of Kerry Blue Terriers   Various legends are told in order to explain the appearance of the Kerry Blue Terrier breed. Some say that the peasants bred them for hunting purposes since noblemen monopolized the use of wolfhounds.   Thus, noblemen hunted with their wolfhounds while peasants poached with their Kerry's.   Another legend speaks of a wrecked Russian ship that contained a...

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