Smooth Fox Terrier Dog is one of old dog breeds originating from the UK. In the United States, this breed has been registered and competed approximately 100 years ago. There are 2 kind of Fox Terriers in the United States, Wire Haired Fox Terrier and Smooth Fox Terrier. It occurs because it was believed those both kind has a different bloodline. Wire Fox Terrier is a descendant of Wales, Derbyshire and Durham. While the dog breed is a descendant Smooth Bull Terrier, Greyhound and Beagle.
"Foxie" is a small dog that looks so beautiful, smart and stylish. Fox Terrier Smooth coat are black spotted white or some of then have the shiny brown coat. His eyes and eye rims are dark in color. Small bone head and The small V-shaped ears drop forward close to the cheeks. His straight tail usually cut so that three-quarters remaining of the overall length.The teeth should meet in a scissors bite.
Smooth Fox Terrier is a very energetic dog, always look happy and brave. They love to play with kids. They can blend with the families where they live, but he can not hide their jealousy. In addition they are always standby, aggressive, scrappy even with bigger dog and at will Smooth Fox Terrier are very cleverly so we can taught to perform a trick. They need close attention and enough exercise so they do not become destructive dog. SFT (Smooth Fox Terrier) can not be trusted when they are along with another pets. They will hunt them if have a chance.
Smooth Fox Terrier Temperament
Excessive barking, so it is suitable as a guard dog. But sometimes can be annoying your neighbors. They may be a bit noisy so not suitable for elderly people who usually require lots of tranquility. They need to get obedience training as early as possible to cope with a bad temper. This breeds likes exploring something new for them. This dog should always be tied or in enclosed spaces. They can coexist with other breeds of dog, if they are introduced properly.
Smooth Fox Terrier Height
Male Dogs 36 cm - 41 cm (14 inches - 16 inches)
Female Dogs 33 cm - 38 cm (13 inches - 15 inches)
Smooth Fox Terrier Weight
Male Dogs 7 kg - 9 kg (15 pounds - 20 pounds)
Female 6 kg - 8 kg (13 pounds - 18 pounds)
Smooth Fox Terrier needs to be taken on a daily, long walk or jog. If it is possible, they will love to run free in a safe area. Keep this dog breeds on a leash if there are small animals around. The urge for these dogs to hunt is strong and they are likely to take off chasing a small animal.
Smooth Fox Terrier Dog can live in an apartment or house that does not have a garden, but need to be given enough exercise by walking / running distances. They are very happy to be free running. If there is a small garden, they can meet their need for activity to play alone. All this is necessary because Smooth Fox Terrier are active dogs, causing them to be less mobile weary, they will apply allowing unpleasant.
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