Colour: Grey-blue or light brown
Lifespan: 12 to 14 years
hardy • tough • feisty • persistent • stubborn • inquisitive
Curious, inquisitive Cesky Terriers are devoted to their owners, but reserved with strangers and make good watchdogs. Feisty and courageous, they need plenty of early socialization to ensure they are tolerant of strangers and other dogs.
Originally bred to dig out and kill rats and foxes.
This terrier has a hard bite, and is easily aroused.
Medium. Enjoys exercising with owner.
owners affectionate, devoted
children good if raised with them
other pets may kill small pets, may injure cats unless raised with them
unfamiliar dogs good if well socialized
Active, gentle owner who has time to socialize this dog well as a puppy and provide plenty of play and exercise when older.
May be snappy with strangers if undersocialized. Lack of exercise may lead to digging and destructiveness.
Regular grooming and clipping are needed to keep the coat in good order.
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