Manchester Terrier Profile
Country of Origin: England.
Size: Manchester Terrier comes in two different sizes, Toy and Standard. Toy: Height: 10-12 inches; Weight: 6-8 pounds Standard: Height: 15-16 inches; Weight: 17-18 pounds
Coat: Usually black and tan. It is short, sleek, and shiny.
Character: This dog is high-spirited, intelligent and cunning. It only barks in times of danger.
Temperament: They get along well with children, but may try to dominate other dogs. This breed needs to get used to cats and other household pets at a young age.They make excellent watchdogs.
Care: Dead and loose hairs should be removed with a rubber brush. Ears need to be kept clean, and claws must be kept short.
Training: The Manchester Terrier learns quite quickly. It does well in obedience trials.
Activity: This breed demands plenty of exercise. Regular daily walks, as well as opportunities to run and play off the leash are necessary.