Canis ISSN: 2398-2942

Border Terrier

Contributor(s): Steve Dean


General information

  • Originates from Borders region.
  • Common ancestry suggested with Dandie Dinmont Terrier and Bedlington Terrier.
  • Friendly temperament but determined if roused.
  • Good house dog and adaptable to most environments.

Biological Data

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Further Reading


Refereed papers

  • Recent references from PubMed and VetMedResource.
  • Martin-Vaquero P et al (2012) A novel spongiform leukoencephalomyelopathy in Border Terrier puppies. JVIM 26 (2), 402-406 Full article. ​

Other sources of information