Border Terrier Information

Border TerrierThe Border Terrier is a strong, no-nonsense little dog. One of the oldest terrier breeds in Great Britain, the Border Terrier is differentiated by his unique head shape, which some describe as an “otter head.” They also have slightly longer legs than others in this category. The breed is affectionate, happy and fun – all 11-15 pounds of him.

Border Terriers love to play outside and make great companions for children. They aren’t the easiest to train, so have patience. You can choose from a variety of fur colors, including blue and tan, grizzle, red, wheaten and more.

Breed Stats

Average Size

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Height: 0ft 10in - 0ft 11in     Weight: 11-15lbs
Lifespan: 12 - 15 Years


  • Affection
  • Children
  • Strangers
  • Other Dogs
  • Barking


  • Grooming
  • Shedding
  • Easy to Train
  • Time Alone
  • Exercise Need


  • Apartments
  • Cold Tolerance
  • Heat Tolerance

All dogs have their own personality and unique training, causing them to differ slightly from these breeds stats. However, please let us know if we made an error in the stats, we appreciate your help!

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