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Adj.1.wiry-coated - (especially of dogs) having stiff wiry hair; "a wire-haired terrier"
haired, hairy, hirsute - having or covered with hair; "Jacob was a hairy man"; "a hairy caterpillar"
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Things had not been going smoothly for the wiry-coated fox terrier with a soft and gentle nature having her first litter.