1. Border Terriers are a small breed of dog that originated in the border region between Scotland and England.
  2. They were originally bred as working dogs for hunting foxes and rodents, and are known for their tenacity and courage.
  3. Despite their small size, Border Terriers are sturdy and muscular, and are capable of covering a lot of ground quickly.
  4. Border Terriers are intelligent dogs that are easy to train, and they are often used in agility competitions.
  5. They are also known for their friendly and affectionate nature, and are great family pets.
  6. Border Terriers have a double coat that is weather-resistant, which makes them great for outdoor activities.
  7. They come in a variety of colors, including red, blue, and tan, and can be either smooth-coated or rough-coated.
  8. Border Terriers are known for their high energy levels and require plenty of exercise and mental stimulation to stay healthy and happy.
  9. They are also prone to separation anxiety, so they do best in homes where someone is around most of the time.
  10. Despite their friendly nature, Border Terriers can be feisty and will stand up for themselves if provoked.
  11. They have a strong prey drive, so they are not recommended for homes with small animals like cats or rabbits.
  12. Border Terriers have a lifespan of 12-15 years, which is relatively long for a small breed of dog.
  13. They are generally healthy, but can be prone to certain health issues like hip dysplasia and allergies.
  14. Border Terriers are popular pets in the UK and the US, and are often featured in movies and TV shows.
  15. They are sometimes referred to as “otter dogs” due to their love of water and their otter-like faces.
  16. Border Terriers are skilled diggers, and will often try to escape from their yards if they are not properly supervised.
  17. They are also known for their excellent sense of smell, and have been used in search and rescue operations.
  18. Border Terriers are a relatively rare breed, with only around 2,000 puppies registered each year in the UK.
  19. Despite their small size, Border Terriers have a big personality and are full of character.
  20. They are loyal and devoted companions, and make wonderful pets for the right owner.