14+ Historical Facts About Toy Fox Terriers You Might Not Know

Great Britain is the birthplace of toy terriers. Everything about the breed became known from the 18th century when the small black and tan terrier became popular as a city dog. Initially, the breed was bred to be an auxiliary dog for fox hunting, even to participate in the rat battles popular at that time.

#1 The history of the Toy Terrier breed begins, as mentioned above, from the eighteenth century.

#2 The ancestors of the breed are the English Black and Tan Terrier and the Manchester Terrier.

#3 Small and cute animals, distinguished by their unpretentiousness, were brought up to fight small rodents.

Mary Allen

Written by Mary Allen

Hello, I'm Mary! I've cared for many pet species including dogs, cats, guinea pigs, fish, and bearded dragons. I also have ten pets of my own currently. I've written many topics in this space including how-tos, informational articles, care guides, breed guides, and more.

Leave a Reply


Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *