The Wire Fox Terrier is a terrier dog that was primarily used to track and hunt foxes. The breed originated in Great Britain.
Appearance & Grooming
The Wire Fox Terrier is a small dog. The breed has a wavy coat in white, tan, and black. The Wire Fox Terrier sheds infrequently but may require professional handling during brushing.
Behavior & Disposition
The Wire Fox Terrier is keen, energetic, alert, friendly, and fearless. They tend to play well with children. However, adult supervision is recommended when playing with other dogs.
The Wire Fox Terrier has a moderate activity level and it is easy for the breed to become overweight. For optimal health, the Wire Fox Terrier should be carefully monitored for calorie consumption and should have daily walks.
The Wire Fox Terrier is independent, intelligent but can become easily bored. Fun and varied training sessions are effective ways to train this breed. A combination of verbal praises, rewards, and patience is also recommended.