- WEIGHT: 55 to 80 lbs
- HEIGHT: 21 to 26 inches
- COLOR(S): Any shade of brown.
- BREED GROUP: Sporting
Fox Terrier - Smooth
WEIGHT: 15 to 19 lbs
HEIGHT: 16 inches
COLOR(S): White should cover most of coat. Brindle, red, or liver markings are undesirable.
The Smooth Fox Terrier is alert, determined, eager, trustworthy, and affectionate. They are trainable, get along with children, and are very friendly. Bold and active, this terrier likes to dig. Smaller animals are not an option for this breed, as they will often hunt them. The Smooth Fox Terrier is enthusiastic, energetic, and love to play.
Smooth Fox Terriers require minimal coat care except during their twice a year shedding. Brush the coat with a firm bristle brush and bathe only when necessary. Teeth and nails need regular attention as well.
Lens luxation, cataracts, Cushing's disease, deafness, hip dysplasia, Legg-Perthes disease, and skin allergies.
Exercise should consist of a daily walk on the leash and free play in a fenced backyard or a romp in the park.
Learning very quickly, the Smooth Fox Terrier (like any terrier) can be stubborn. Be consistent with training and positive when training your Fox Terrier.
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