As their name implies, this breed was developed in Boston, Massachusetts. Originally weighing up to 44 pounds, the Boston Terrier was bred down from the bull and terrier pit-fighting breeds.
Highly intelligent, alert, and enthusiastic, the Boston Terrier is affectionate and loyal.
Boston Terrier Training
The Boston Terrier is eager and quick to learn. This breed responds to praise, fairness, firmness, patience, and consistency.
Boston Terrier Grooming
The Boston Terrier has a coat that is fine in texture, short, glossy, and smooth. This breed is an average shedder.
Boston Terrier Health Issues
Boston Terriers are prone to such health issues as breathing difficulties, heart and skin tumors, and eye injuries. Cushing’s Disease is common in Boston Terriers