Height: male: not exceed 15 in.; female: smaller Weight: male: 17-19 lbs.; female: 15-17 lbs. Life Span: 10-13 years
The Smooth Fox Terrier is an energetic, inquisitive, playful dog who loves to run, chase and explore. Similar to the Wire Fox Terrier except for his coat, he is one of the oldest of the terrier breeds who were bred to dig down into burrow to flush out foxes or catch small animals. An easy dog to live with, he enjoys being a part of a family.