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English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) Information & Dog Breed Facts

Collection of all the general dog breed info about English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) so you can get to know the breed more.

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OriginEngland
Other Names
What other names does the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) have? The dog breed also known as...
Manchester Terrier, Black and Tan Manchester, Black and Tan Terrier
Breed Type
What type of dog breed is it?
Purebred
AKC Group
Is English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) recognized by the American Kennel Club?
Not recognized by the American Kennel Club.
FCI Group
Is English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) recognized by the Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI)?
Recognized by FCI in the Terriers group, in the Toy Terriers section.
Price
How much does the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) puppy cost? What is the price range of this puppy? What is the average price of this dog in the United States? Is this puppy expensive? How much should I pay for it? English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) price:
$600-$1000
If you choose to purchase the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan), you should know that the mentioned amount of money is an average of the collected data from breeders’ sites and puppy finder places. If you have a English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) for sale, please advertise it on a reliable website to make sure the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) gets to a happy place.

General Appearance

Size
What size is this breed? How big is this dog? English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) size:
Small
Weight
How much does the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) weigh? English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) weight:
6-8 pounds (2.5-3.5 kg)
Avg. Weight
What is the average weight of the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)? English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) average weight:
7 pounds (3 kg)
Height
How tall is the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)? English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) height:
Male: 10-12 inches (25-30 cm), Female: 9-11 inches (23-28 cm)
Avg. Height
What is the average height of this fido? English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) average height:
Male: 11 inches (27.5 cm), Female: 10 inches (25.5 cm)

Hair & Care

Coat
What type of coat does the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) have? What does this canine coat look like?
FlatClose Fitting
Colors
What color is the breed's coat? What color is a proper English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)'s coat?
BlackBlack & Tan
Grooming
How to groom the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) and how often?
Effortless: The English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) requires minimal grooming. Seasonal flea treatment is needed, but cutting the dog's hair by a professional groomer isn't necessary. Ears and eyes should be cleaned sometimes to avoid infections. English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) is one of the best choices if you don't have the time, skill or money to take care of a high maintenance dog. Highly recommended for beginners.
Shedding Level
How much do English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs shed? How to control, reduce and prevent the shedding of the Manchester Terrier? English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) shedding level:
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s shed none to minimal. Having a puppy from this breed you don't have to be afraid of your couch or car covered by dog hair. English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs could be the best choice if you don't tolerate dog hair.

Characteristics

Temperament
What kind of personality does the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) have? What characteristics does the breed have?
AlertAffectionateFriendlyConfident
Intelligent Rank
How smart is the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)? Are they intelligent?
Smart: English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)'s has great intelligence. They understand and memorize new commands in 15-25 repetitions.
Trainability
Are English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs easy to train? Do they go well on dog training?
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s are easy to train. They find out the association between commands and actions quite quickly.
Playfulness
How playful is this breed?
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s, like any other dog breed, like playing. Sometimes they bark as excitement for playing, but they are not the most playful dog breed.
Sensitivity Level
How sensitive are they? English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) sensitivity:
They are a little bit more sensitive than other dog breeds. Soft punishment affects them emotionally. English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s don't tolerate irregular daily routine, noisy household and frequent guest visits really well. They are receptive to their owner's emotions and make wonderful family companions.
Affection Level
How affectionate are they?
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s are highly affectionate dogs. They like being involved in the family's life. This breed isn't considered as an aloof dog.
Social Needs
How much social interaction does the Manchester Terrier need? English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) social needs:
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s are a social breed. They enjoy being around people or other animals. This breed doesn't tolerate being left alone.
Barking
Do English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs bark a lot? Why does my Black and Tan Manchester bark?
Low to Average: The English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) rarely barks. This breed could be a good choice if you're looking for a quiet breed. They don't bark unless there is a good reason. Top reasons for barking: protection, alarm, fear, boredom, attention seeking, greeting, separation anxiety, compulsive barking.
Watchdog Ability
Is English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) good as a watchdog?
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s are not the best choice if you want a good watchdog. They aren't territorial and protective about their property, so they won't alert you if they sense something different.
Territorial
Do English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs have an aggressive behavior to protect their territory?
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s are not the best to protect their territory. Better to have the protection of your house and property supervised by others.
Biting Potential
Do English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) bite humans? How likely are you to get bitten from the Manchester Terrier? What are the odds of getting bitten by a English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)? Why do dog bites happen?
Low
The English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) has a low chance of biting somebody. Top reasons for dog bite: protection, pain, excitement, herding instinct, being provoked. (Data based on the available online bite statistics.)
Mouthiness
How much mouthing/nipping/play biting does the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) do?
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s have lower than average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people. It's a common habit during puppyhood, not aggressive behavior. These "bites" don't hurt, but English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s need to be taught for a good attitude.
Impulse to Wander or Roam
How likely is the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) to run away? Does this breed explore or wander a lot? Does English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) roam?
Wanderlust potential of the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) is strong enough to escape from home. They have a strong desire for exploring the world. Safer to walk them on a leash unless you teach them how to get back to you on command.
Prey Drive
Do this canine have a strong prey drive? Does English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) have high prey drive?
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s have a high impulse to chase and catch something. Cats or any other small animals are in danger. It's a natural instinct, doesn't necessarily mean that English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs are aggressive. Better to keep this breed on a leash.
Apartment Friendly
Is English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) good as an apartment dog? Can they live in a flat?
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s are apartment-friendly dogs. Besides the daily walks outside they don't require a big garden.
Adaptability
Are they adaptable and easy-going?
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s adapt well to lifestyle changes and different living environments. They don't mind moving from one place to another with their owner.
Tolerates Being Left Alone
Can you leave this breed home alone?
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.
Fighting Dog
Where English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs used as a fighting dog in the history?
Not really
In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.

Good With

Stranger Friendly
Are they friendly with strangers?
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s are not the most stranger friendly dogs.
Child Friendly
Are English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs kid-friendly? Are they good with young children? English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) and children:
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s are average friendly dogs towards children.
Cat Friendly
How well do English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs get along with cats? Are they good with kittens? What is this fido's temperament with cats?
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s are not cat-friendly dogs.
Dog Friendly
Is English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) good with other dogs? Are they dog-friendly dogs? How well do English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs get along with other dogs? What is this canine temperament with other dogs?
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s are average friendly towards other dogs.
Office Friendly
Are English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s good office dogs? Do English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s make good office friendly dogs? Can English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s be office dogs?
No
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) is not the best dog breed for office environment.
Senior Citizens Friendly
Are they senior citizens friendly dogs? How well do English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs get along with the elderly people? What is the Manchester Terrier temperament with senior people? Are English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs good for elderly owners?
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s are commonly okay with elderly people.
Pet Friendly
Are they pet-friendly dogs? How well do English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs get along with other pets? Are English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs good with pets? What is this canine temperament with other pets?
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s do best when they’re the only pet at the family.
Good For First Time Owners
Is English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) breed good for first-time owners? Do they make a good dog for novice owners?
No
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s are not good for novice owners, due to their stubborn personality.
Service Dog
Are they good as service dogs? Can English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) be a service dog?
Not really
This breed generally not used as a service dog. A service dog is a term used in the USA to refer to any type of assistance dog specifically trained to help people who have disabilities, such as visual impairment, hearing impairments, mental disorders, seizures, mobility impairment, and diabetes. Service dogs are protected under the ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act). English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) is not the best breed for service purposes.
Therapy Dog
Are they good as therapy dogs? Can English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) be a therapy dog?
Not really
This breed generally not used as a therapy dog. A therapy dog is a dog that might be trained to provide affection, comfort, and love to people in hospitals, retirement homes, nursing homes, schools, hospices, disaster areas, and to people with anxiety disorders or autism. English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) is not the best breed for therapeutic purposes.
Detection Dog or Sniffer Dog
Are they good as detection dogs? Can English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) be a sniffer dog?
Not really
A detection dog or sniffer dog is a dog that is trained to use its senses (mostly its smell) to detect substances such as explosives, illegal drugs, wildlife scat, currency, blood, and contraband electronics such as illicit mobile phones. English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) is not the best breed for detection purposes.
Search and Rescue Dog (SAR)
Are they good as SAR dogs? Can English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) be a search and rescue dog?
Not really
The use of dogs in search and rescue (SAR) is a valuable component in wilderness tracking, natural disasters, mass casualty events, and in locating missing people. The English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) is not the best breed for SAR purposes.
Boat Dog
Are they good as boat dogs? Can English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) be a boat dog?
Not really
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
Cart Pulling or Drafting Dog
Are they good as cart pulling dogs? Can English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) be a drafting dog?
Not really
A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling. Dogs bred for this work have strong builds and qualities that are needed, strength and determination. English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) is not the best breed for drafting purposes.

Health Factors

Health Issues
Is it a healthy breed? Do English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs have health problems?
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s are commonly healthy dogs. Vet costs aren't expensive with this breed.
Life Expectancy
How long do English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs live? What is the average lifespan of this breed? How old can a English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) be?
14-16 years
Hypoallergenic
Is the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) breed hypoallergenic?
No
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s don't do well with allergy sufferers by causing allergic reaction. Some of the dog breeds are even considered to higher the possibility of an allergic response. Coat type isn't necessarily relevant, because most people are allergic to dander (flakes on the dog's skin) or saliva, not actually to dog hair.
Energy Level
How much energy does the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) have?
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s have an average energy level, so if you live a semi-active life, this breed can be a good choice for you.
Exercise Need
How much exercise does this dog need? How much exercise do English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) dogs require per day?
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s have an average exercise need. This breed is satisfied with short walks every weekday and a long one on weekends.
Sleeping Need
How much sleep does this fido need?
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s sleep 12-14 hours a day as an average dog and they're not considered as a lazy breed.
Avg. daily food consumption
How much food does the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) need? How often should I feed my canine? What dog products should I buy?
1/4 to 1 cup of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals.
Weight Gain Potential
How easy to gain weight for this dog? English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) risk for obesity:
Average to High. If you don't pay attention to the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)'s weight, he can easily gain weight. More than one daily walk should be on schedule. To make your dog happy and fit, feed him with quality dry dog food and live an active life together. Try to find the happy medium between exercise and feeding. If you notice any weight gain, consult your veterinarian and make a diet plan. Reduce unhealthy food and snacks, and measure the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)'s weight regularly.
Weather & Climate
Which weather condition is preferred by this dog? Can they tolerate hot and cold weather & climate?
Tolerates warm and cold weather.
Stinkiness
How stinky is this dog? Why does it smell bad and how to get rid of the smell?
Medium
The English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) has an average chance of bad smell. Top reasons for dog stinkiness: infection of bad tooth/ear/skin folds, gas attacks.
Drooling tendency
Does the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) drool?
The English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) is a perfect example for very low drooling tendency. If you're disgusted by slobber spots on your clothes, the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) could be a perfect choice for you. Drooling is the unintentional saliva flowing outside of the mouth. It can be completely normal or a sign of a health problem. Certain dog breeds drool minimal compared to others, just like the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan). If you notice any change in your dog's drooling habit, you should contact a vet as soon as possible.

Reproducibility

Gestation Length
How long does this dog's pregnancy last? How long is the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) pregnant? How long does it take to have this dog puppies? English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) pregnancy time period:
60-64 days
Reproductive cycle of the female English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan): The first period called Proestrus lasts for about 9 days. During this time the females start to attract males. You can notice by swelling vulva and bloody discharge. The second part is the Estrus when the bitch is receptive for the male. It lasts for about 3 to 11 days. The sign of the proestrus part is the soft and enlarged vulva. The discharge decreases and lightens in color. The third part is the Diestrus. Normally, it occurs around day 14. In this period the bitch’s discharge changes for vivid red and coming to its end. The vulva returns to average, and she will no longer permit mating. The fourth part called the Anestrus. The time frame between heat periods normally lasts about six months.
How often can the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) have a litter? Once a year.
More frequent breeding is not healthy. It is very important not to buy a dog from a puppy mill, where the needs of the pups and their mothers are ignored. It's an inhumane high-volume dog breeding facility, where puppies born several times a year.
Litter Size
How many puppies can the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) have? What is the average litter size of this fido?
2-4 puppies

Pros & Cons of English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)

Pros
  • Intelligent Rank: Smart: English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)'s has great intelligence.
  • Trainability: English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s are easy to train.
  • Health Issues: English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s are commonly healthy dogs.
  • Apartment Friendly: English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s are apartment-friendly dogs.
  • Grooming: Effortless: The English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) requires minimal grooming.
  • Shedding Level: English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s shed none to minimal.
  • Drooling tendency: The English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) is a perfect example for very low drooling tendency.
  • Mouthiness: English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s have lower than average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
  • Adaptability: English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s adapt well to lifestyle changes and different living environments.
Cons
  • Hypoallergenic: English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s don't do well with allergy sufferers by causing allergic reaction.
  • Weight Gain Potential: Average to High.
  • Watchdog Ability: English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s are not the best choice if you want a good watchdog.
  • Impulse to Wander or Roam: Wanderlust potential of the English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) is strong enough to escape from home.
  • Tolerates Being Left Alone: 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.
  • Cat Friendly: English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s are not cat-friendly dogs.
  • Office Friendly: English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) is not the best dog breed for office environment.
  • Good For First Time Owners: English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)s are not good for novice owners, due to their stubborn personality.

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