The high-spirited Norfolk Terrier is a small dog with a hugely charming personality.

Vital Stats

Height: 9 to 10 inches at shoulder
Weight: 11 to 12 pounds
Coat: scruffy and wiry
Life span: 12 to 15 years or more

Summary
The Norfolk Terrier is what’s considered a “big dog in a small package.”

Alert, gregarious, and nimble, he’s a loyal companion with the heart of a working terrier. Full Norfolk Terrier profile on DogTime.com

Easy to groom:
5 out of 5 stars (5.0 / 5)
Potential for weight gain:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Tendency to bark or howl:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Vigor:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Wanderlust:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Watchdog ability:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Friendly toward strangers:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
General health:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Heat Tolerance:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Intelligence:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Need for exercise:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Amount of shedding:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Apartment appropriate:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Compatible with kids:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Average:
4.1 out of 5 stars (4.1 / 5)