The Border Terrier is a terrier dog used to hunt foxes. The breed originated in Great Britain.
Appearance & Grooming
The Border Terrier is a small dog with a long waist. They have a rough coat in blue, tan, red, grizzle, and wheaten. The Border Terrier sheds occasionally and requires weekly brushing.
Behavior & Disposition
The Border Terrier is affectionate, intelligent, alert, courageous, lively, and obedient. They tend to play well with children. However, adult supervision is recommended when playing with puppies and other dogs.
The Border Terrier has a moderate activity level and can become overweight. They need to be monitored for calorie consumption and weight.
The Border Terriers are easily trainable dogs. They may be prone to run off on walks, so it is recommended to have a good leash on them.