Boston Terrier
Boston Bull Terrier

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Boston Terrier
Boston Bull Terrier

United States, 1800s
This dog was bred from english bulldogs bull terriers, boxers & white terriers(Extinct). They originally weighed around 44 pounds but have since been bred down in size


Life Expectancy
This breed can live as long as 10-13 years of age

Weight & Height
10 to 25 pounds & 10 to 17 inches tall

Known Health Problems
Breathing difficulties due to their short muzzle. Skin & heart problems, Brachycephalic syndrome, cataracts, deafness, hypothyroidism, luxating patellas, mange

Physical Description
Small, compact and muscular. The body is short, and square. It has a square skull and a short wide muzzle. Wide black nose and large round eyes that are set far apart. Ears are natural or cropped erect. Tail is short and may be straight or screw.

This breed is intelligent & cheerful. They are good with children and other pets. They have a gentle and loving disposition and they make and excellent family pet


Living Conditions
Apartment living is ok for this breed

Massage coat with rough cloth regulary and bath occasionally

Only brief daily excercise needed

Coat Texture
Coat is short and smooth.

Coat Colors

Black & White

Brindle & White

Seal & White

Black White

Brindle White

Seal White


3-4 pups are usually born per litter. Bostons may required a c-section in order to give birth

Continental Kennel Club
American Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
New Zealand Kennel Club
American Pet Registry
Fédération Cynologique Internationale
Canadian Kennel Club
National Kennel Club


If you have a GOOD quality photo of a Boston Terrier like the ones posted.. you are welcome to send them into us for consideration for our page.. Please note the space is limited so we will only be accepting good quality clear photos for display..

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Boston Terrier Breeders

Please make sure you do your research on every breeder before purchasing puppies. Pets Place does not take any responsibility for any breeders listed that may not be reputable or up to your standards. This is your responsibilty as the buyer to do your research to make sure all appropriate health tests are done by the person you are purchasing your dog from.

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