American Hairless Terrier

A favorite among allergy sufferers, this active terrier is alert and intelligent.

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When Lynn K. discovered that her husband and son had developed an allergy to dogs, she feared she would never keep canine companions again — until she encountered her first American Hairless Terrier. When Lynn met Harry, her first AHT, she knew this breed would be a perfect fit.

“I picked him up as a tiny little puppy, handed him to my husband, and said, ‘Breathe in,’” recalls Lynn, a fancier in Canada. “He handled it! Both he and my son could handle being around an American Hairless and hold him without any allergic reaction.”

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