Is a Norwich Terrier the best pet dog or puppy to suit your lifestyle.

Norwich Terrier

Choosing a Norwich Terrier as your pet dog or puppy:--

General Description

Similar to Norfolk terriers but they have pricked years, small but feisty.
Suitable Owners

Active ownerwho enjoys walks and play with this exhuberant, playful dogs
Origins

Bred to hunt vermin
Dog Group - Kennel Club:

Terrier
Coat:

Medium length coat, hard and wiry
Grooming:

Cost may need cutting every few months, occasional brushing as the dogs share little hair.
Average Height:

 24-25 cms 9-10 ins.
Average Weight:

 5-6 kg. 11-12 lbs.
Colour:

 Black, tan. wheaten or red
Temperament:

 Feisty but friendly little dogs, lots of energy and enjoys play. Good family pet who enjoys children and other pets if socialised early. Intelligent and easy to train.
 Exercise:

Medium exercise requirements but enjoys play.
Average Lifespan: 

14 yrs.
Possible Disadvantages

Can be quite independent and tends to get bored if not played with or exercised enough.

Potential Health Concerns



possible heart defects and epilepsy
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