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Welcome to Furever Dachshund Rescue!
165 Deer Path Stonyford, RI 95979
Fox Terrier
These devil-may-care dogs always live in the moment.
Height: 15.5 inches at shoulder or below
Weight: 15 to 19 pounds
Coat: smooth or wiry
Life span: 10 to 15 years or more
Breed Group: Terriers
Fox Terriers were originally bred to flush foxes out of their hiding places during foxhunts. Today they're primarily family companions and show dogs, although you'll occasionally find them in the hunt country of the northeastern United States, still performing their traditional role.
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General Characteristics
Amount of shedding
Apartment appropriate
Cold tolerance
Dog friendly
Drooling potential
Ease at being home alone
Heat tolerance
Need for exercise
Compatible with kids
Energy level
Good for novice owners
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