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Norwich Terrier

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Breed
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Original Name : Norwich Terrier

Type : Lupoid

Other Names : Norwich

Male size : 10 inches

Female size : 10 inches

Degree of grooming :

Countries of origin : United Kingdom

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Among the smallest of the terriers, Norwich Terriers are likeable and not at all confrontational. Almost breathtakingly full of beans, these diminutive dogs are hardy, bold and wonderfully cheerful.

Head+

Broad, especially between the ears, slightly rounded.

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Body+

Short, compact back, level topline, short loins and deep chest.

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Coat+

Any shade of red, wheaten, black and tan or grizzle,

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Ears+

Medium-sized, slightly rounded at the tip, set well apart at the top of the skull.

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Tail+

Moderate length, contributing to the general balance of the dog. Thick at the base, tapering to the tip.

lupoid

Hair+

Hard, wiry and straight, close to the body, thick undercoat.

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Norwich Terriers are low on their feet, compact and solid, with good substance and bone in spite of their size. “Battle” scars – inevitable in terriers – must never be penalized in shows.

Did you know ?

Powerfully built like a big dog, Norwich Terriers have a very distinctive gait, showing their footpads at the front when they trot, taking proud, determined steps.

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