Breed: Manchester Terrier
Country of Origin: England
Color: Black, Black & Tan, Blue & Tan, Blue, Tan
Life Expectancy: 12-16 years
Height: Toy: 10-12 inches (25-30 cm), Standard: 15-16 inches (39-40 cm)
Weight: Toy: 6-8 pounds (2.5-3.5 kg), Standard: 17-18 pounds (7.7-8 kg)
Litter Size: 2-4 puppies
There are two varieties of the Manchester Terrier: Toy and Standard. Originally called the Black & Tan Terrier, the Manchester Terrier is a small, compact, agile dog with a long tapering head.
The ears are v-shaped, and may be naturally folded over, pricked up, or cropped (in the toy variety, the ears must be naturally erect). The small dark eyes are almond-shaped.
The nose is black. The teeth should form a scissors bite. The back is slightly arched - showing the breed's Whippet heritage.
The short, whip tail tapers to a point. The coat colors are black & tan.
Temperament: Keen, Devoted, Alert, Active, Discerning, Gay
Health Problems: N/N
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