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Boston Terrier

Purebred Dog Breed


The Boston Terrier is a lively, highly intelligent, smooth coated, short-headed, compactly built, short-tailed, well balanced dog, brindle, seal or black in color and evenly marked with white. The head is in proportion to the size of the dog and the expression indicates a high degree of intelligence.


Brindle, seal, or black with white markings.


The Boston Terrier is a friendly and lively dog. The breed has an excellent disposition and a high degree of intelligence, which makes them an incomparable companion.


The Boston Terrier earned the name "The American Gentleman" in the 1920Æs due to the very distinctive coloring that resembles a tuxedo.

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petkey™ Breed Statistics

# Registered Pets 18934
Males 9995 (52.79 %)
Females 8939 (47.21 %)
Microchip Count 15815 (83.53 %)