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Group Terriers (KC)
History Very similar breed to the Norfolk Terrier which originates from East Anglian region of England. The main difference between the two breeds is that the Norwich Terrier has prick ears, the Norfolk Terrier has prick ears. The two breeds were divided by the Kennel Club in 1964.
They were bred for hunting rats.
Appearance Broad and slightly round head with drop ears.
Colours Red, black and tan, grizzle, wheaten.
Weight Both males and females are generally the same size. 23- 25 cm in height and 5 - 5.5Kgin weight.
Problems Considered an alround healthy breed. If anything, may suffer from from hypothyroidism which is a lack of thyroid hormone, sometimes breathing problems and possibly epilepsy.
Living Conditions Ideally suited to country life. If they do live in a town then they would much prefer a house with a garden.
Requirements Will make do with a standard walk a day, or a couple of short walks. Will certainly enjoy long outings if given the option. Love to be off lead and exploring the local park.
Training Requirements Fairly good at learning the basic obedience commands, although not easy to train to a high level.
Life Expectancy 13 - 14 years.
Grooming Dense coat needs brushing at least twice a week. Coat needs hand stripping every 6 months.
CompleteDogsGuide Comment A lively small breed who makes a great companion for owners who like to be a little more active than most small breed or toy breed owners.
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