Level: Moderate - high
ratters then companions
Spirited with even disposition.
Alert, intelligent toy terrier.
for: Recommended for families not suitable for very young
Will bark to alert you about things.
8-17 years, sometimes even longer. (refer to Health below)
up to 7 pound or 3.2kg
Dark steel blue (not silver blue), extending from
occiput to root of tail, never mingled with fawn, bronze or
dark hairs. Hair on chest rich, bright tan. All tan hair darker
at the roots than in middle, shading to still lighter at tips.
Hair on body moderately long, perfectly straight (not
wavy), glossy; fine silky texture, not woolly. Fall on head long,
rich golden tan, deeper in colour at sides of head, about ear roots
and on muzzle where it should be very long. Tan on head not to extend
on to neck, nor must any sooty or dark hair intermingle with any
Appearance: Small sized body. Head is covered with coat,
which is sometimes tied back out of the dark almond shaped eyes.
Ears are erect & pointed. General outline conveying impression
of vigorous and well-proportioned body.