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Border Terrier is a small, rough-coated breed of dog of the terrier group. Originally bred as fox and vermin hunters, the border terrier was bred to have long enough legs to keep up with the horses and other foxhounds, which traveled with them, and small enough bodies to crawl in the burrows of foxes and chase them out so the hunters had a blank shot. The foxhounds that traveled with them were not small enough to do the Border terrier's job
The Border Terrier, which was recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1930, nonetheless remains a preferred among hunters and has even become well-liked as a show dog and a loveable pet.
The Border Terriers combination of courage and good sense has always been its asset.
Border Terriers relaxing on the bed
Border Terriers need a securely fenced yard to help keep them secure. Given a lack of supervision and enough time alone, they will dig below or climb over fences to go exploring.
@BorderPip. Border Terrier
Border Terriers do well with other dogs and with family cats when the cat is raised using the Border Terrier or lived within the home prior to the Border Terrier.