Breed Profile: Border Terrier
National Breed Club:
Border Terrier Club of America
151 East Highbanks Road
Debary, FL 32713
Origin:  Border country between Scotland & England.
AKC Group: Terrier
Life Span: 15+ years
Height/Weight: 12-14 inches; 11-15 lbs.
Good with children if properly socialized and supervised.
Good with other dogs. May treat small pets as prey.
Coat:  Short, thick undercoat.  Wiry topcoat.
Color:  Red, tan, grizzle, blue and tan, or wheaten.  All with a dark muzzle.
Grooming:  Daily to weekly brushing. Strip undercoat twice a year.
Energy Level:  High
Trainability Level:  High