Weight: 10 - 25 lbs.
Height: 15" - 17" "
Life Span: 12 - 15 years
Health Problems: Heart defects; cataracts; patellar luxation; Cushing's Disease; prone to heatstroke
Origin: United States
Also Known As: No Nicknames.
Category: Companion Dog
The Boston Terrier requires moderate exercise.
The Boston Terrier needs minimal grooming: occasional brushing and bathing.
Sensitive, devoted and playful.
Compatibility with Kids
Good with children.
In 1865, this first American breed was the result of a mix of English Terrier with an English Bulldog.
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