This ratter turned foxhunter is a bold and importunate variety of Terrier. The breed is no longer actively used in sporting events, but is still quite the working dog. They make wonderful, busy pets for active families or singles, as long as they are given plenty of work. Among their favorite hobbies are digging, barking, chasing squirrels and whatever you’re doing.
1. Norwich Terriers 101 – Information, Personality and Characteristics
2. Norwich Terrier Temperament and Training
3. Norwich Terrier Diet and Feeding
Norwich Terrier Diet
Puppies: Low Fat (~16%), High Fiber (15%), Medium Moisture (13%), 94% Dry Matter, (3800 Kcal)
Adults: High Fat (~16%), High Fiber (15%), Medium Moisture (13%), 94% Dry Matter, (3800 Kcal)
Norwich Terrier Weight
Norwich Terriers generally gain: 2 Pounds per week until 26 weeks old.
Hip dysplasia is a common problem with Norwich Terriers. Make sure your dog isn’t overweight.
A Norwich Terrier with healthy weight will not have any ribs visible. You should be able to run your hands along their side and feel the indivgidual ribs.
*All target numbers are approximate averages. Every dog’s dietary needs and weights will be different. Take into account pregnant or nursing dogs.