Plummer Terrier

Life expectancy

15 years

Age adult

10 months

Height (Shoulder height)

33 cm


7 kg

Coat texture

short-haired / smooth / dense

Coat color

red-brown with white markings

Common illnesses

patellar dislocation / eye diseases / allergies

Food expenses per month in €

about € 23

Suitable for children

Rather yes

Needs a garden

Rather not

Hunting motivated / needs alternative employment

Rather yes

First dog suitable

Rather yes

Allergy friendly

Rather not


Very atletic


Needs much attention

Care and grooming

Low grooming effort

Eager to learn



Needs a lot of exercise


friendly / calm / stubborn / lively / loving / confident / boisterous

Bred for

hare hunt / rat and mouse hunting

Common illnesses

patellar dislocation / eye diseases / allergies

Dog type according to FCI

not FCI approved

FCI description

Not FCI Approved

Short description

The Plummer Terrier is a particularly vivid, fearless small dog, which likes to be in nature. He is known to be loving and intelligent, and flourishes if he gets a lot of devotion and affection. As a real terrier he is very temperamental and has a mind of his own.

This information is indicative and adheres to the breed standard. Each animal is an individual and has a personal character, as well as its own needs. Thus, a breed is not a guarantee of certain behaviors, etc.