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Fox Terrier (Smooth)


Fox Terrier (Smooth) profile

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Lifespan: 10-13 Years

Avg height: Up to 39cm

Avg weight: Up to 8kg

Coat type: Smooth, flat.

Coat coloursWhite with tan or black markings.

Originally bred for: Hunting rabbits, foxes, and vermin.

Breed traits: Friendly, energetic, outgoing, playful.

A little about the Fox Terrier (Smooth)


The Fox Terrier is a 'pocket rocket'. Full of enthusiasm for life, they enjoy vigorous walks and play. They love to be in the centre of whatever adventure is occurring and can be excellent family pets. 



The Fox Terrier is an energetic, active dog who has no severe major hereditary health issues. Less commonly they can be affected by an orthopaedic disease called Legg-Perthes and Patella Luxation, as well as some eye disorders (Lens Luxation, Distichiasis, Cataracts).

Please be advised the information provided is purely an indicator of breed traits and characteristics and that within some breeds there can be significant variation.