Small Dog Breeds A-Z (over 69 dog breeds listed!)
The Australian Terrier
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As the name suggests, this breed of dog originates from Australia. This small dog breed has a shoulder height of around 25 cm. The Australian Terrier's coat consists of straight, hard, medium length hairs. The Australian terrier coat can come in a variety of colors, popular colors are black and brown.
This dog is intelligent, alert and active. It will generally interact well with small children, but often does not interact with strangers. This dog breed is intelligent and loyal and may only rarely bark. Consistent training is required, however, this dog is a quick learner, so commands will be understood within a short time. The Australian Terrier will require its coat brushing weekly and plucking every three months. This dog requires plenty of regular activity and will adapt best to an environment where it can easily play.