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Bred to hunt and kill vermin

Staffordshire Bull Terrier

Staffordshire Bull Terrier

Exercise: Grooming: Appearance: History The Staffordshire Bull Terrier has a long history as a fighting dog, starting in Roman times. By crossing large mastiffs with...
Silky Terrier

Silky Terrier

Exercise: Grooming: Appearance: History This breed originated in Australia in the early 1800s, and is a mixture of the Australian and Yorkshire terrier, although the...
Sealyham Terrier

Sealyham Terrier

Exercise: Grooming: Appearance: History While seeking the “perfect terrier” for his estate in Pembrokeshire, Wales, Captain John Edwards created the Sealyham Terrier. The dog was...
Scottish Terrier

Scottish Terrier

Exercise: Grooming: Appearance: History Feisty, small dogs like the Scottish Terrier have helped Scottish highlanders root out prey for centuries. Early writings reference “earth dogs”...
Parson Russell Terrier Breed Description

Parson Russell Terrier

Exercise: Grooming: Appearance: History Originally bred by Parson John “Jack” Russell in the late 1800s, the Parson Russell Terrier was a hunting terrier designed to...
Manchester Terrier Breed Description

Manchester Terrier

Exercise: Grooming: Appearance: History The ultimate ratter, the Manchester Terrier is descended from the common Black and Tan Terriers of England. He was bred entirely...
Irish Terrier

Irish Terrier

Exercise: Grooming: Appearance: History One of the oldest breeds of terrier, the Irish Terrier originated in County Cork, Ireland. Kept by peasants to keep rats...
Dandie Dinmont Terrier Puppies Canada

Dandie Dinmont Terrier

Exercise: Grooming: Appearance: Personality The Dandie Dinmont Terrier is intelligent, loyal and adaptable, the Dandie Dinmont is at home in city or country. He is protective,...
Bedlington Terrier Puppies Canada

Bedlington Terrier

Exercise: Grooming: Appearance: Personality Versatile and intelligent, the Bedlington Terrier can learn to do just about anything. He is intensely loyal to his people, though this...
American Staffordshire Terrier Pupipes Canada

American Staffordshire Terrier

Exercise: Grooming: Appearance: Personality The American Staffordshire Terrier can make a stable, loyal and loving friend when socialized at an early age, and trained by someone...
West Highland White Terrier

West Highland White Terrier

Exercise: Grooming: Appearance: History One of several short-legged terriers bred in Scotland, the West Highland White Terrier, or Westie, originated some 300 years ago. Breeders...
Airedale Terrier Puppies Canada

Airedale Terrier

Exercise: Grooming: Appearance: Personality An intelligent and brave dog, Airedales have big personalities and huge hearts. While they can be aloof with other dogs and...
Australian Terrier Puppies Canada

Australian Terrier

Exercise: Grooming: Appearance: Personality This all-purpose, high energy dog is cheerful, friendly, and always up for an adventure. They are quick learners, highly intelligent, and have...
Border Terrier Puppies Canada

Border Terrier

Exercise: Grooming: Appearance: Personality Like most terriers, the Border Terrier is a big dog in a small package. He is tough and full of energy while...
Miniature Bull Terrier

Miniature Bull Terrier

Exercise: Grooming: Appearance: History The Miniature Bull Terrier originated in the age of bull-baiting and dog-fighting in the 1800s. A cross between the Bulldog and...
Cairn Terrier Puppies Canada

Cairn Terrier

Exercise: Grooming: Appearance:   Personality Like most terriers, the Cairn Terrier is an active dog, full of joie de vivre. He loves to play outside, and can...
Cesky Terrier Puppies Canada

Cesky Terrier

Exercise: Grooming: Appearance: Personality This versatile breed excels at a number of tasks. The Cesky Terrier is often a winner at terrier den trials and loves...
Wire Fox Terrier

Wire Fox Terrier

Exercise: Grooming: Appearance: History The Wire Fox Terrier has been around since the early days of mounted fox hunts. Hounds were used to scent and...
Kerry Blue Terrier Breed Description

Kerry Blue Terrier

Exercise: Grooming: Appearance: History When Spanish ships went down off the Irish coast in 1588, the dark spaniel survivors likely made it to shore and...
Lakeland Terrier Breed Description

Lakeland Terrier

Exercise: Grooming: Appearance: History The Lakeland Terrier gets his name from the lake districts of northern England, where the breed originated. These dark-coloured terriers were...
Norfolk Terrier Breed Description

Norfolk Terrier

Exercise: Grooming: Appearance: History Like many terriers, the Norfolk Terrier likely started out as a cross between various breeds such as small Irish Terriers, Cairn...
Norwich Terrier Breed Description

Norwich Terrier

Exercise: Grooming: Appearance: History A typical small terrier of the time, the Norwich Terrier was a working farm dog responsible for managing the rat population....
Miniature Schnauzer

Miniature Schnauzer

Exercise: Grooming: Appearance: History The only Schnauzer breed classified as a terrier, the Miniature Schnauzer worked on farms where he was responsible for reducing rat...
Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier

Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier

Exercise: Grooming: Appearance: History As Ireland's poor man's hunting dog, the Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier was an effective ratter, herder, hunter and watchdog. In the early...