Height: 14”- 15.5”
Weight: 15 lbs - 19 lbs
Lifespan: 13 - 14 years
Average Litter Size: 5 puppies
Colors: Solid white, white with tan, black, or black and tan markings.
There are two varieties of Fox terrier, the wire and the smooth. They are very similar except for their coat. Fox terrier is the oldest of the terrier breed. This breed is very loyal and affectionate.
It is playful and energetic and has an abundance of courage. They are friendly dog and they does best in rural and suburban home.
Fox terrier needs to be socialized well as a puppy. They have the tendency to pick a fight with other dogs and they can be too exuberant with small children.
Training should be consistent and firm. They can be a bit stubborn. They like to bark and dig so must be trained to stop these actions on command. Obedience training is necessary during puppy hood.
Fox terrier needs regular exercise. They are full of energy and like nothing better than a long walk. Fox terrier is playful and they love chasing games and digging holes. A fenced backyard is ideas for them.