Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) Comparison - Dog breed selector: Black Fell Terrier or King Of The Toys or Black and Tan Manchester? Find the right dog for you

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Name Patterdale Terrier Miniature Pinscher English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)
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Other Names
What other names do they have?
Black Fell Terrier King Of The Toys
Reh Pinscher
Zwergpinsc
Min Pin
Black and Tan Manchester
Manchester Terrier
Breed Type
Which dog is purebred or crossbreed? Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) breed type comparison:
Purebred Purebred Purebred

Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) Price and Availability Comparison

Price
Which is cheaper, Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)? Which is more expensive?
$500-$700 $400-$600 $600-$1000
Availability
Which is easier to get, Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)?
Average: The Patterdale Terrier is a commonly available dog breed.
Very frequent: The Miniature Pinscher is quite easy to get.
Rare: You may rarely see each other in everyday life, but you might catch a glimpse of each other at dog shows.

Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) Size Comparison

Size
Which is bigger, Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)? Which is the smallest dog, Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)?
Small Small Small
Weight
Which is heavier, Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or Miniature Pinscher? Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) weight comparison:
11-13 pounds (5-6 kg) Male: 8-10 pounds (4-5 kg), Female: 8-9 pounds (about 4 kg) 6-8 pounds (2.5-3.5 kg)
Average Weight
Which dog has a smaller / higher average weight?
12 pounds (5.5 kg) Male: 9 pounds (4.5 kg), Female: 8.5 pounds (about 4 kg) 7 pounds (3 kg)
Height
Which is taller, Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)? Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) height comparison:
12-15 inches Male: 10-12 inches (25-30 cm), Female: 10-11 inches (25-28 cm) Male: 10-12 inches (25-30 cm), Female: 9-11 inches (23-28 cm)
Average Height
Which dog has a smaller / higher average height?
13.5 inches Male: 11 inches (27.5 cm), Female: 10.5 inches (26.5 cm) Male: 11 inches (27.5 cm), Female: 10 inches (25.5 cm)

Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) Grooming, Hair and Care Comparison

Coat / Hair Types
What type of coat/fur do they have? Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) coat comparison:
Smooth
Rough
Dense
Rough Flat
Close Fitting
Colors
What are the original Patterdale Terrier, Miniature Pinscher and English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) color?
Golden
Brown
Black
Rust
Chocolate
Red
Tan
Black
Black
Black & Tan
Grooming
Which dog is easy to maintain, Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)? Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) grooming comparison:
Easy to groom: The Patterdale Terrier doesn't require a lot of grooming.
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Effortless: The Miniature Pinscher requires minimal grooming.
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Effortless: The English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) requires minimal grooming.
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Shedding Level
Who sheds more Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)? Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or {name3 shedding:
Patterdale Terrier dogs shed moderately.
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Miniature Pinscher dogs shed moderately.
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English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs shed none to minimal.
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Bath Time / Bathing Frequency
Which dog should be bathed more: Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)?
4-6 weeks
Average. Experts recommended at least every 4-6 weeks for this family pup.
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4-6 weeks
Average. Experts recommended at least every 4-6 weeks for this family pup.
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6-8 weeks
Rarely. Bathing your dog is beneficial to them in more ways than just one.
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Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) Personality / Temperament Comparison

Temperament
Which one has a better personality? Which is a better family dog, Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)? Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) behavior/temperament comparison:
Bold
Energetic
Inquisitive
Confident
Friendly
Intelligent
Clever
Friendly
Playful
Intelligent
Energetic
Outgoing
Responsive
Alert
Affectionate
Friendly
Confident
Intelligent Rank
Which is the smarter dog? Which is best? Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) intelligence:
Average: It takes patience to teach this breed any tricks or commands, but the effort is worth it.
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Smart: The Miniature Pinscher dogs have great intelligence.
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Smart: The English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs have great intelligence.
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Trainability
Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) trainability comparison.
Patterdale Terrier dogs are hard to train.
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Miniature Pinscher dogs are quite easy to train.
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English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs are easy to train.
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Playfulness
Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) playfulness comparison:
Average: Patterdale Terriers, like any other dog breed, like playing.
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The Miniature Pinscher is a highly playful breed.
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Average: English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s, like any other dog breed, like playing.
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Sensitivity Level
Which dog is more sensitive? What's the difference?
Sensitive: Patterdale Terrier dogs don't like an irregular daily routine, noisy household, and frequent guest visits.
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Sensitive: Miniature Pinscher dogs don't like an irregular daily routine, noisy household, and frequent guest visits.
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They are a little bit more sensitive than other dog breeds.
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Affection Level
Which is the more affectionate dog breed: Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)?
Average to High: Patterdale Terrier dogs are highly affectionate dogs.
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High: Miniature Pinscher dogs are genuinely loyal, soft and gentle, loving, and affectionate dogs toward their handlers.
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Average to High: English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs are highly affectionate dogs.
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Social Needs
Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) social needs comparison:
Patterdale Terrier dogs need for social interaction is average.
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Miniature Pinscher dogs are a social breed.
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English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs are a social breed.
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Barking
Which dog barks more/less: Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)?
Average: The Patterdale Terrier barks occasionally.
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A lot: Miniature Pinscher is a particularly loud breed.
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Low to Average: The English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) rarely barks.
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Watchdog Ability
Which is the better watchdog: Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)?
Patterdale Terrier dogs are average watchdogs.
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Miniature Pinscher dogs are average watchdogs.
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English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs are not the best choice if you want a good watchdog.
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Guarding Behavior / Territorial
Which is a better guard dog Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)? Which dog is most likely to protect its owner? Which is the best dog to use for protection?
Patterdale Terrier dogs are extremely protective guard dogs.
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Miniature Pinscher dogs strongly protect their territory.
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English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs are not the best to protect their territory.
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Biting Potential
Which breed of dog is most likely to bite? Biting potential comparison:

Low 🔽

The Patterdale Terrier has a low chance of biting somebody.

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The Miniature Pinscher has a low chance of biting somebody.

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The English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) has a low chance of biting somebody.
Bite Force
Which bite is stronger: Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)?

Between 100 and 200 PSI 🔽

Patterdale Terrier bite force: Weak.

Between 100 and 200 PSI 🔽

Miniature Pinscher bite force: Weak.

Between 100 and 200 PSI 🔽

English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) bite force: Weak.
Mouthiness
Which is the better dog? Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) mouthiness comparison:
Patterdale Terrier dogs have an average tendency to nip, chew, playbite, or herd people.
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Miniature Pinscher dogs have a lower than average tendency to nip, chew, playbite, or herd people.
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English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs have a lower than average tendency to nip, chew, playbite, or herd people.
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Impulse to Wander or Roam
Which dog has a greater roaming instinct?
Patterdale Terrier dogs have average wanderlust potential.
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Miniature Pinscher dogs have high wanderlust potential, which means that this breed has a strong desire for exploring the world.
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The wanderlust potential of the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) is strong enough to escape from home.
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Prey Drive
Which dog has a higher prey drive? Which can be better for hunting?
Patterdale Terrier dogs have an average prey drive, which means that they don't have a high impulse to chase and catch something like a cat or any other small aminals, but it might happen.
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Miniature Pinscher dogs have an average prey drive, which means that they don't have a high impulse to chase and catch something like a cat or any other small aminals, but it might happen.
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English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs have a high impulse to chase and catch something.
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Apartment Friendly
Which dog is more apartment friendly Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)?
Not an apartment-friendly dog the Patterdale Terrier breed.
Apartment-friendly dog the Miniature Pinscher breed.
Apartment-friendly dog the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) breed.
Adaptability
Which dog has a higher adaptability potential? Which is the better dog?
Patterdale Terrier dogs adapt well to lifestyle changes and different living environments.
Miniature Pinscher dogs adapt very well to lifestyle changes and basically all living environments.
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs adapt well to lifestyle changes and different living environments.
Tolerates Being Left Alone
Which dog can be left alone: Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)?
Just like every puppy, they are prone to panic, cry, bark, whine when they left alone by their owner.
Miniature Pinschers do best when a family member is at home during the day or if their workplace is dog-friendly so they can take the dog at work.
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s do best when a family member is at home during the day or if their workplace is dog-friendly so they can take the dog at work.

Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) Good With Comparison

Stranger Friendly
Which dog is more stranger friendly Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)? Which dog is more friendly?
Patterdale Terrier dogs are average friendly towards strangers.
Miniature Pinscher dogs are not the most stranger-friendly dogs.
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs are not the most stranger-friendly dogs.
Pet Friendly
Which dog breeds get along well with other animals/pets?
Patterdale Terriers are generally with other pets.
Miniature Pinschers are generally with other pets.
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s do best when they’re the only pet at the family.
Child Friendly
Which dog is more child/kid friendly Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)?
Patterdale Terrier dogs are kid-friendly dogs.
Miniature Pinscher dogs are kid-friendly dogs.
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs are average friendly dogs towards children.
Cat Friendly
Which dog is more cat friendly Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)?
Patterdale Terrier dogs are average friendly towards cats.
Miniature Pinscher dogs are average friendly towards cats.
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs are not cat-friendly dogs.
Dog Friendly
Which dog is more dog friendly Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)?
Patterdale Terrier dogs are average friendly towards other dogs.
Miniature Pinscher dogs are not the most dog-friendly dogs.
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs are average friendly towards other dogs.
Good For First Time Owners
Which dog is good for the first-time owners: Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)?
No
Patterdale Terriers are not good for novice owners, due to their stubborn personality.
Yes
Miniature Pinschers are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
Yes
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
Office Friendly
Which one fits better in the office?
No
Patterdale Terrier is not the best dog breed for office environment.
No
Miniature Pinscher is not the best dog breed for office environment.
No
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) is not the best dog breed for office environment.
Senior Citizens Friendly
Which dog is good for elderly people?
Patterdale Terriers are usually recommended for elderly people.
Miniature Pinschers are usually recommended for elderly people.
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s are commonly okay with elderly people.

Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) Health Comparison

Health Issues
Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) health comparison. Which is the healthier: Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)?
Patterdale Terriers tend to have more frequent health issues than other breeds.
Miniature Pinschers tend to have more frequent health issues than other breeds.
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s are commonly healthy dogs.
Health Problems
Which one has more or less genetic/health problems: Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)? What are the allergies, genetic diseases and concerns for them? Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) health problems comparison:
Conjunctivitis Epilepsy
Hypothyroidism
Legg-perthes Disease
Patellar Luxation
Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA)
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Veterinarian Visits
Which one may need more or less veterinary visits?
Frequent
The Patterdale Terrier should have a complete physical check-up at least once (but preferably twice) per year.
Frequent
The Miniature Pinscher should have a complete physical check-up at least once (but preferably twice) per year.
Rare
The English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) should have a complete physical check-up at least every 12-18 months (but preferably once per year).
Life Expectancy
Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) lifespan comparison. How long do Patterdale Terrier, Miniature Pinscher and English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) breeds live? Which one has a longer lifespan/life expectancy?
11-13 years
The average lifespan of Patterdale Terrier: 12 years
11-15 years
The average lifespan of Miniature Pinscher: 13 years
14-16 years
The average lifespan of English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan): 15 years
Hypoallergenic
Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) hypoallergenic comparison. Which dog is hypoallergenic or not?
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Energy Level
Who has more energy a Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)? Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) energy level comparison:
Patterdale Terrier dogs are high-energy dogs.
Miniature Pinscher dogs have a higher energy level than other dog breeds.
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs have an average energy level, so if you live a semi-active life, this breed can be a good choice for you.
Activity Requirement / Exercise Need
Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) exercise need comparison. Which dog needs more activity? Which dog needs the most exercise: Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)? Which dog needs the most walking? Which dog is the laziest?
Patterdale Terrier dogs need a lot of exercises.
Miniature Pinscher dogs exercise need is minimal.
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs have an average exercise need.
Sleeping Need
Which one sleeps the least/most: Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)?
Patterdale Terrier dogs don't need too much sleep.
Miniature Pinscher dogs are quite energetic dogs and they don't spend too much time with sleeping.
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs sleep 12-14 hours a day as an average dog and they're not considered a lazy breed.
Average daily food consumption
Which dog eats more: Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)?
1/4 to 1 cup of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals. 1/4 to 1/2 cup of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals. 1/4 to 1 cup of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals.
Weight Gain Potential / Prone to Obesity
Which dog breed is more prone to obesity? Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) weight gain potential comparison:
Low: The Patterdale Terrier has good luck with genetics.
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High: The Miniature Pinscher breed has a strong tendency to be overweight.
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Average to High: If you don't pay attention to the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)'s weight, he can easily gain weight.
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Weather and Climate
Which dog is best for hot or cold weather: Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)?
Tolerates warm and cold weather
Dogs that tolerate hot and cold weather are typically those that have a double coat of fur.
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Prefers warm weather
Dogs that prefer warm weather conditions are typically breeds that were originally bred in warmer climates.
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Tolerates warm and cold weather
Dogs that tolerate hot and cold weather are typically those that have a double coat of fur.
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Stinkiness
Which dog breed smells the least? Which dog smells the most? Which is best, Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)?

Medium

The Patterdale Terrier has an average chance of bad smell.

Medium

The Miniature Pinscher has an average chance of bad smell.

Medium

The English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) has an average chance of bad smell.
Drooling Tendency
Which dog drools the most? Which dog drools the least?
The Patterdale Terrier is a perfect example of a very low drooling tendency.
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The Miniature Pinscher is a perfect example of a very low drooling tendency.
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The English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) is a perfect example of a very low drooling tendency.
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Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) As a Working Dog Comparison

Service Dog
Which one could be a service dog?

Not really

This breed generally not used as a service dog.
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Not really

This breed generally not used as a service dog.
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Not really

This breed generally not used as a service dog.
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Therapy Dog
Which one could be a therapy dog: Patterdale Terrier or Miniature Pinscher or English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)? Which is better for autism?

Not really

This breed is generally not used as a therapy dog.
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Not really

This breed is generally not used as a therapy dog.
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Not really

This breed is generally not used as a therapy dog.
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Detection Dog or Sniffer Dog
Which one could be a detection/sniffer dog?

Not really

They are not typically employed for this type of work, but there may be exceptional cases.

Not really

They are not typically employed for this type of work, but there may be exceptional cases.

Not really

They are not typically employed for this type of work, but there may be exceptional cases.
Search and Rescue Dog (SAR)
Which one could be a search and rescue dog?

Not really

This dog breed is not typically used as a search and rescue dog.

Not really

This dog breed is not typically used as a search and rescue dog.

Not really

This dog breed is not typically used as a search and rescue dog.
Boat and Sailor Dog
Which one could be a boat dog: Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)?

Not really

Patterdale Terrier breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
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Not really

Miniature Pinscher breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
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Not really

English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
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Cart Pulling or Drafting Dog
Which one could be a cart pulling or drafting dog?

Not really

A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling.
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Not really

A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling.
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Not really

A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling.
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Fighting Dog / Military Dog

Not really

In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.

Not really

In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.

Not really

In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.

Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) Reproducibility Comparison

Gestation Length 60-64 days See more. 60-64 days See more. 60-64 days See more.
Litter Frequency

Once a year.

More frequent breeding is not healthy.
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Once a year.

More frequent breeding is not healthy.
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Once a year.

More frequent breeding is not healthy.
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Litter Size
How many puppies can Patterdale Terrier and Miniature Pinscher and English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) have?
2-5 puppies 2-5 puppies 2-4 puppies

Patterdale Terrier vs Miniature Pinscher vs English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) Recognition Comparison

AKC Group
Which dog is recognized by the AKC?
Not recognized by the American Kennel Club. Recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1925 as a Toy breed. Not recognized by the American Kennel Club.
FCI Group
Which dog is recognized by the FCI?
Not recognized by FCI. Recognized by FCI in the Pinscher and Schnauzer - Molossoid and Swiss Mountain and Cattledogs group, in the Pinscher and Schnauzer type section. Recognized by FCI in the Terriers group, in the Toy Terriers section.
Breed Recognition
What other organizations and kennel clubs recognize these dog breeds?
American Canine Registry
American Rare Breed Association
America's Pet Registry
Continental Kennel Club
Dog Registry of America Inc.
National Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
American Canine Association, Inc.
American Canine Registry
American Kennel Club
America's Pet Registry
Australian National Kennel Council
Canadian Kennel Club
Continental Kennel Club
Dog Registry of America Inc.
Federation Cynologique Internationale
Kennel Club of Great Britain
National Kennel Club
New Zealand Kennel Club
North American Purebred Registry, Inc.
United Kennel Club
American Canine Association, Inc.
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