Norfolk Terrier Breeders Beckley WV

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Beckley Veterinary Hospital
(304) 255-4159
215 Dry Hill Rd
Beckley, WV

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Gunter, Angela, Dvm - Beckley Veterinary Hospital
(304) 255-4159
215 Dry Hill Rd
Beckley, WV

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Jarrell Animal Clinic
(304) 877-5600
6052 Robert C Byrd Dr
Mount Hope, WV

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Oak Hill Animal Hospital
(304) 465-8267
2525 Summerlee Rd
Oak Hill, WV

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Blackthorn German Shepherds
(304) 927-3011
2426 Charleston Rd
Spencer, WV
Breeds
German Shepherd Dog

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Raleigh County Animal Hospital
(304) 253-4787
120 Collie Ln
Beckley, WV

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Crab Orchard Veterinary Hosp
(304) 252-0110
1212 Robert C Byrd Dr
Crab Orchard, WV

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Paws & Claws Animal Clinic
(304) 763-0103
2851 Ritter Dr
Shady Spring, WV

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Wv PitBull Lovers Rescue
(304) 469-7728
RR 2 Box 35
Oak Hill, WV
 
Foxlair
(304) 464-9990
146 Captain Parker Trl
Parkersburg, WV
Breeds
Toy Fox Terrier

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Norfolk Terrier - Guide to Norfolk Terriers

Description: The Norfolk Terrier is a small and active dog. He is sturdy, compact and fearless - yet never aggressive. The Norfolk Terrier is one of the smallest working terriers developed in England as a ratter and to hunt foxes. He was originally known as a Norwich Terrier, but as a separate variety with the most notable difference being his dropped ears. The other variety - which is known today as the Norwich Terrier breed has pricked ears. England officially recognized these two as separate breeds in 1964 and the American Kennel Club did so in 1979. Over the years, the Norfolk Terrier and the Norwich Terrier have developed into two very distinct breeds.

Norfolk Terriers are charming, affectionate and thrive on human companionship.

Height: The height of the Norfolk Terrier at maturity is approximately 10 inches (25cm). Female Norfolk Terriers are usually slightly shorter.

Weight: The AKC breed standard weight for the Norfolk Terrier is 11-12 pounds (5 -5½ kg). for the majority of these dogs.

Coat Type: Norfolk Terriers have a double coat. The straight, harsh and wiry outer coat is protective and the undercoat is soft and dense. The length is approximately between 1½ to 2 inches long. The Norfolk Terrier's coat lies close to the body. While no trimming is required for the Norfolk Terrier, it should be tidied - particularly the top of the head, elbows, around the feet and the tail.

Color: According to the AKC, Norfolk Terriers can be "All shades of red, wheaten, black and tan, or grizzle." In addition, the AKC states "dark points permissible" and "white marks are not desirable."

Temperament : The Norfolk Terrier is fearless, courageous, energetic and affectionate. He is never aggressive, instead the Norfolk Terrier has a characteristic balanced and easy-going temperament. The Norfolk Terrier is a loyal companion and excellent with children. He is exuberant and playful. The Norfolk Terrier is generally easy to train and responds best to positive methods. Norfolk Terriers do not like to be left outside for long periods - they thrive on human companionship. If left outside for a long time, they may become bored and dig or bark excessively. The Norfolk Terrier should be taken on daily walks or for outdoor play. This breed does well with other pets in the household, although he should be supervised with smaller animals such as hamsters, gerbils or guinea pigs as he may view them as ...

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