Is Harley, age 19, the oldest Scottish Terrier?

by AnnB on July 26, 2010 · 12 comments

in Scottish Terrier health and safety

The Scottie News found Harley’s story at the Scottish Terrier Emergency Care Scheme (STECS). We’ve never heard of a Scottie living to the ripe old age of 19 before, but it makes sense he hails from Fife.

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thevangelders.com July 27, 2010 at 6:39 pm

Good because Pippi is going to live at least 50 more years

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Love Cocktails and puppydog tails! July 27, 2010 at 6:47 pm

He looks good for his age ;0)

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tcmum August 3, 2010 at 10:50 am

Hmmm…I'm trying to think of some kind of analogy with Samson and his long hair here..?? Well anyway, good for Harley!

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Liz June 30, 2011 at 6:27 pm

My scottie is 15. Hope he does just as well!

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Eileen Velez September 28, 2011 at 12:28 am

I do know of a Scottie owned by my groomer that lived to the age of 21.

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reneetouriel September 29, 2011 at 12:10 pm

thank you for sharing/…..renee ^.^

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Glenys January 31, 2013 at 1:28 am

Hi we have a scottish terrier who is 10 and a half and we live in Queensland We have had robbie since he was 8 weeks old.

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linda palmer January 9, 2015 at 7:51 pm

I have a friend who has a scotty, his name is Baxter.
Baxter lives in New Jersey and will turn 20 in May of this year. He still acts like a puppy!!

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Linda Hammond May 1, 2015 at 10:19 am

My wheaten Scottie is 15 today! 05/01/15 In searching for oldest Scottish Terier, I found this site..looks great!

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renee touriel May 1, 2015 at 10:29 am

glad to hear scotties can live a long life..its possible…..I wonder if diet had something to do with it….I now feed only organic (no gmos ,pesticides, or hormones)……also…..please email me at spottiedottie2@msn.com if you are interested in my collection of books and scottie items at cost price as I am leaving ebay….also would like to donate some of my stuff to scottie/westie/other dog rescue for fund raisers……….scotties are precious and have been the best part of my life….thanks..renee ^.^

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Eileen M Velez May 1, 2015 at 11:21 pm

I knew a female Scottie bred by by Great Scott Kennels in Stoughton, MA that lived to the age of 21. Eileen Velez

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