Canis ISSN: 2398-2942 Norfolk Terrier Contributor(s): Corkhill Ruth Introduction Biological Data Introduction General information Descended from small red and black and tan terriers from East Anglia. Probably includes bloodlines from a variety of terriers, including Yorkshire Terrier and Irish Terrier. Split from the Norwich Terrier Norwich Terrier in 1964 after years of disagreement over the two types of ear carriage (prick and drop ears). Norfolk and Norwich Terriers are essentially the same breed except for the ear carriage (Norfolk terrier has drop ears). Biological Data This article is available in full to registered subscribers Sign up now to purchase a 30 day trial, or Login Further ReadingPublicationsRefereed papers Recent references from PubMed and VetMedResource. Other sources of information For information on Genetic Testing Providers (labs), genetic tests, and tests by breed, visit International Partnership for Dogs: https://dogwellnet.com/. For a list of DNA tests available for certain breeds worldwide, visit Kennel Club Worldwide DNA tests: https://www.thekennelclub.org.uk/health/for-breeders/dna-testing-simple-inherited-disorders/worldwide-dna-tests/. The Kennel Club Breed-specific requirements and recommendations including health screening: www.thekennelclub.org.uk/media/9846/abs_breed_specific_requirements and recommendations_web.pdf. Read J The Norfolk Terrier. Joan Read. ISBN 0 9623 2610 0. Organisation(s) Visit the Kennel Club website to search for details of KC-registered breed clubs: thekennelclub.org.uk/services/public/findaclub/breed/. Norfolk Terrier Club of Great Britain: www.norfolkterrierclub.co.uk. Visit the American Kennel Club website to search for details of AKC-recognized breed clubs: www.akc.org/clubs/search.