Manchester Terrier Information

Manchester TerrierThis spirited dog comes in two sizes: Toy (12 pounds or less) and Standard (22 pounds or less). Like other Terrier breeds, the Manchester is smart, spirited and independent. This breed sticks out for its sleek mahogany and black coat, distinct upright ears and pencil thin tail.

Most Terriers were bred for country life, but the Manchester originated in an urban setting, making it a great choice for those living in dense cities. They are great with children and other pets, easy to train and require little grooming. What more could you want?

Breed Stats

Average Size

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Height: 1ft 3in - 1ft 5in     Weight: 12-22lbs
Lifespan: 14 - 16 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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