Toy Fox Terrier

Animal welfare relevant breed

Life expectancy

13 years

Age adult

9 months

Height (Shoulder height)

24 cm

Weight

3 kg

Coat texture

short-haired / smooth / dense

Coat color

brown&white, black&white, tricolor

Common illnesses

patellar dislocation / eye diseases / allergies / Breeding relevant to animal welfare

Food expenses per month in €

about € 13

Suitable for children

Rather not

Needs a garden

Rather not

Hunting motivated / needs alternative employment

Rather not

First dog suitable

Rather yes

Allergy friendly

Rather not

Athletic

Atletic

Attention

Needs much attention

Care and grooming

Low grooming effort

Eager to learn

High

Exercise

Needs more exercise

Nature

friendly / alert / playful / stubborn / loyal / tenacious / independent

Bred for

rat and mouse hunting

Common illnesses

patellar dislocation / eye diseases / allergies / Breeding relevant to animal welfare

Dog type according to FCI

not FCI approved

FCI description

Not FCI Approved

Short description

The confident Toy Fox Terrier is a small, intelligent and eager to learn family-dog, which likes to be engaged in different activites. He is known to be a loyal and loving companion, and likes to be loved by his family. He needs to be challenged physically as well as mentally.

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.