Norfolk Terrier

Norfolk Terrier
Origin Britain
Classification Terrier
Height 23-25cm / 9-10in
Weight 5-6kg / 11-13lb
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Exercise Medium
Easily Trainable Medium
Watchdog Poor
Good with Children Medium
Good with Other Animals Medium
Indoor / Outdoor Living Indoor
Grooming Weekly
Feeding Normal Diet
Size Small

Norfolk Terrier Description

A small, compact terrier with small forward folding ears. The tail is short and the coat is wiry and can be red, wheaten, black and tan and occasionally white markings will be observed on some.

Norfolk Terrier Character

The Norfolk Terrier is a lively and stubborn breed of dog, small in size but huge in character. They are better with slightly older children and require early socialization with other animals. They have a high 'prey' drive and a tendency to wander off after a scent when off lead.

Please note: This is only a guide.

You must contact a breeder club, read relevant literature and even contact vets to understand the full requirements of this breed.

Please ensure your lifestyle, home and family are suited to this particular breed and you fully understand the requirements needed to give the dog the life it deserves.