Canis ISSN: 2398-2942

Norwich Terrier

Synonym(s): Norwich/Norfolk Terrier

Contributor(s): Corkhill Ruth


General information

  • Descended from a variety of terriers giving rise to a population of small red or black and tan terriers in the East Anglian region of the UK.
  • Split from the Norfolk Terrier Norfolk Terrier in 1964, the only difference between the two being that the Norwich Terrier has pricked ears and the Norfolk Terrier has drop ears.

Biological Data

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Further Reading


Refereed papers

Other sources of information


  • Visit the American Kennel Club website to search for details of AKC-recognized breed clubs: