Toy Fox Terrier

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Toy Fox Terrier

Overview

Truly known as American breed, the toy fox terrier is believed the direct descendant of larger Fox Terriers. It is a huge dog in nature but smaller in size. It has a unique intelligence, dauntless behavior and fearless attitude. It combines both qualities as toy and terrier. It is a delightful hunter of tree squirrels and flushing out rodent, toy fox terrier is truly working dog. It is more manageable and milder than Fox terriers. It is a spirited and warming companion at homes. It is also described as a mini hunter at fields. It will sweep and clean the house from vermin and other smaller animals like mice and rats. It is not only playful but also affectionate toward family. It is tireless and fun-loving little pal of family. Being an intelligent breed it is easy to train and eager to please. It can pick up even complex commands. Some of them are trained to support and help the disable persons. It will ever like to attach with families and owners equally to be happy. It likes to have a plenty of loving attention of the owner. In simple it thrives on affection and attention. Toy Fox Terriers are a sociable and gracious, yet severely loyal to their families. They are satisfied and competent of any variety of actions from hunting, to obedience, to just lie around in the sun (or on the sofa). Children particularly take pleasure in the unyielding zeal and energy for play all over the life of dog, alike other Toy breeds toy fox terrier is not suggested for small kids. The breed is also known as American Toy Terrier or Amertoy. It has a black nose but not in chocolate colored dogs. Round shaped eyes are dark. Ears of the breed are V shaped and erect. Domed skull is separated by a definite stop from the narrow muzzle. The dense hairs of the breed are short. Tail usually come docked short that carried high. The coat of the breed is tri colored however, white with tan and black or tan marking is dominant. Other colors of breed are including white and tan, white and black, or chocolate and tan. The smaller size of the toy fox terrier is ideal for an apartment living but it loves outdoor exploration. They are little dogs but very active and will require daily walks to stay content and happy. Additionally it can take pleasure from playing with toys in backyard. Playing in yard never fulfills its primal instinct to walk, so it must be taken on daily walk. It can feel comfy while having good off-leash romp in safe area as enclosed yard. The short coat of the breed is rather easy to groom, it would need brushing once a week to avoid the matting and tangling. Nail should be trimmed and bath is only necessary. Height of Toy fox terrier is 08 to11 inches weight is 3.5 to 07 pounds. Toy Fox Terrier’s life expectancy is 13 to 14 years.

Toy Fox Terrier History

To create this breed, the little smooth Fox Terriers were crossed with numerous toy breeds together with Toy Pinschers, Italian Greyhounds, Chihuahuas and Manchester Terriers. The resulting dog – Toy fox terrier - maintained the keenness from the terriers and a milder, a lot of "livable" disposition from the other breeds used.

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Toy Fox Terrier Life Expectancy

Toy Fox Terrier’s life expectancy is 13 to 14 years.

Toy Fox Terrier Appearance

It has a black nose but not in chocolate colored dogs. Round shaped eyes are dark. Ears of the breed are V shaped and erect. Domed skull is separated by a definite stop from the narrow muzzle. The dense hairs of the breed are short. Tail usually come docked short that carried high. The coat of the breed is tri colored however, white with tan and black or tan marking is dominant. Other colors of breed are including white and tan, white and black, or chocolate and tan.

Toy Fox Terrier Weight and Height

Height of Toy fox terrier is 08 to 11 inches and weight is 3.5 to 07 pounds.

Toy Fox Terrier Temperament

Fox Terriers. It is a huge dog in nature but smaller in size. It has a unique intelligence, dauntless behavior and fearless attitude. It combines both qualities as toy and terrier. It is a delightful hunter of tree squirrels and flushing out rodent, toy fox terrier is truly working dog. It is more manageable and milder than Fox terriers. It is a spirited and warming companion at homes. It is also described as a mini hunter at fields. It will sweep and clean the house from vermin and other smaller animals like mice and rats. It is not only playful but also affectionate toward family. It is tireless and fun-loving little pal of family. Being an intelligent breed it is easy to train and eager to please. It can pick up even complex commands. Some of them are trained to support and help the disable persons. It will ever like to attach with families and owners equally to be happy. It likes to have a plenty of loving attention of the owner. In simple it thrives on affection and attention. Toy Fox Terriers are a sociable and gracious, yet severely loyal to their families. They are satisfied and competent of any variety of actions from hunting, to obedience, to just lie around in the sun (or on the sofa). Children particularly take pleasure in the unyielding zeal and energy for play all over the life of dog, alike other Toy breeds toy fox terrier is not suggested for small kids. The breed is also known as American Toy Terrier or Amertoy..

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Toy Fox Terrier with children and other pets

It is good with considerate children and pets if raised together. Being a terrier it may chase or injure smaller animals at home. It must be introduce and socialize with them during early ages. It is not recommended for too young children. They may hurt these dogs by playing roughly.

Toy Fox Terrier Care and Grooming

The short coat of the breed is rather easy to groom, it would need brushing once a week to avoid the matting and tangling. Nail should be trimmed and bath is only necessary.

Toy Fox Terrier Health Issues

Toy Fox Terriers have only some genetic health issues.

Toy Fox Terrier Training

Training is the responsibility of the owner and its play a very vital role in dog’s life. A good training makes a wonderful dog as you wish to have. It will need to train positively with firmness at early ages to make sure correct socialization and introduction. With steady and calm social guidance it will bring to the way how to get along with new people and other pets at home.

Toy Fox Terrier Exercise

The smaller size of the toy fox terrier is ideal for an apartment living but it loves outdoor exploration. They are little dogs but very active and will require daily walks to stay content and happy. Additionally it can take pleasure from playing with toys in backyard. Playing in yard never fulfills its primal instinct to walk, so it must be taken on daily walk. It can feel comfy while having good off-leash romp in safe area as enclosed yard..

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Toy Fox Terrier Recognition

It is Recognized by UKC, MFCA, DRA and ACA.

Toy Fox Terrier Group

UKC Companion.

Toy Fox Terrier Litter Size

Litter size of the breed is not known yet, but occasionally it is seen 2 to 4 puppies per litter.

Toy Fox Terrier Good Names

Here are some good names for Toy Fox Terrier. If you have a Toy Fox Terrier puppy/dog and the name is not yet decided then you should just click the link below and chose one good name for cute puppy of Toy Fox Terrier. Good names are for good dogs and the unique name for unique puppies and black names for black dog. All the names are available over here that are just one click far from you. Click the link and see the all names for dogs.

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