A playful, fun breed, the Boston terrier is a great choice for people who want a cheerful and energetic companion. Boston terriers can move very fast and should never be let outside unless they are in a secure, fenced-in yard or on a leash. Length : Short Characteristics : Flat Colors : Brindle with white, seal with white, black with white. Overall Grooming Needs : Yes. Boston terriers have three weight categories: under 15 pounds 7 kilograms , 15 to under 20 pounds seven to nine kilograms and 20 to 25 pounds nine to 11 kilograms. Bostons are compact, well-proportioned, handsome little dogs.
Boston Terrier – Is This The Right Breed For You?
Boston Terrier Breed Information and Facts
The Boston Terrier is a member of the Toy Group, an affectionate and cuddly little dog that only grows to around 15 pounds when fully grown. Although they are a bit on the large side, they are easy to housebreak and make great companions and playmates, making them great pets for young children. Boston Terriers are very active dogs and spend most of their day in the house or out on walks. They are great family dogs and have a great sense of humor. In general, Boston Terriers is a happy dog with good temperaments. Like all Toy Group dogs, the Boston Terrier is sweet and lovable.
Boston Terrier Dog Breed Information and Personality Traits
The AKC has grouped all of the breeds that it registers into seven categories, or groups, roughly based on function and heritage. Breeds are grouped together because they share traits of form and function or a common heritage. The Boston Terrier is a lively, highly intelligent, smooth coated, short-headed, compactly built, short-tailed, well balanced dog, brindle, seal or black in color and evenly marked with white.
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