Russkiy Toy dog breed<<<< Back to dog breeds
- Country: Russia
- Group: Toy
- Weight: 1 - 3 kg
- Height: 20-26 cm
- Colors: black-brown, brown, blue-brown
- Training: easy to train
- Grooming: needs exercise
- Temperament: active, intelligent, optimistic, loyal
- Health: Possible drug allergies
- Litter size: 2 - 5 puppies
- Lifespan: 11 - 12 years
- Other names: Russian Toy Terrier, Toy Russkiy, Moscow Toy Terrier, Miniature Moscovian Terrier, Russian Toy Terrier longhaired, Moscow Longhair Toy Terrier
Russinan toy dog breed, also known as Moscow Rusckiy toy or toy terrier. It is a very small breed of dog that is derived from English terrier is now called Manchester terrier.
By 1990 the breed was almost unknown outside Russia. It is a friendly dog who may soon become a family member.
The first evidence of the breed in Russia can be seen at the Museum of Zoology in Saint Petersburg. It is a short-haired dog named Lizette. At first terriers were looking for their abilities to hunt mice.
Food Russkiy Toy
Small dogs are usually picky eaters that are fed with a small amount and it will be high quality.
When it comes to feeding the easiest and convenient it is to give him some of what we eat and we like it that a small mouth that's not a family feels. How we give is not important as it is important what we give.
Many owners of small dogs do not take into account the dog's diet. It needs a balanced diet. Much better catches them with vegetable soup, a piece of meat and some bread than eat cabbage.
Cabbage is not good for dogs because their stomach is sensitive. Likewise, corn and broccoli in large quantities.
If you buy your dog food from the store it is well to vary the envelopes. You will see that not all the same.
Outside of food and fresh water needs at discretion.
Description Russkiy Toy
Russkiy Toy Terrier is one of the smallest breeds of dog around the world with a length of 20-25cm and cantaring 1.4-2.8 kg. The head is small, distinctive large eyes and ears in the shape of a triangle. The tail is slightly curved and hanging down.
There are five main types of color: black and beige, blue and beige, brown and beige, and red varieties.
This breed has two types: one with the long hair and short hair.
Behavior Russkiy Toy
Terrier is currently active, and optimistic by nature not forgotten his roots. It would be an excellent guard dog if he would not betray his voice thin. Attach than family members and is reserved with strangers.
A dog that is very loyal to its owner decided to defend it from all danger.
These small dogs have the advantage of walks missing mandatory morning and evening. They are very easy to carry and very practical when you go on visits or go on holiday. They are very easy to keep in aprtament (this benefits those who have a program of work more than 8 hours.)
Training Russkiy Toy
Although it is recommended to carry around in your arms every day especially in crowded public places Russian terriers are active dogs and they need to move. If they play with this play will take place daily from a good deal of exercise.
That does not mean you should not do their daily walk. Dogs who do not do their daily movement will have behavior problems. Periodically it is better to leave spaces for dogs such as those in enclosed parks. If small do not think that it duped leaving him in a small place.
Now that we've cleared up the physical part, when it comes to effective training can say that is an intelligent breed that dreseaza generally mild. It will do well in tests of agility, but the training must be firm and serious.
This can be done each 15 to 45 minutes a day eventually split 2-3 innings. Do not forget if you do not understand an order but do not have to yell to repeat. A major advantage when it comes to training is the reward. Every time you execute a command well to praise and occasionally to offer a small reward.
Characteristics Russkiy Toy
You will have to make regular visits to the vet to check the dentition where he may need surgery.
Without this infection may occur, smelly mouth or uneven dentition.
There are predisposed to gastrointestinal cancer or other diseases.
Health Russkiy Toy
Like most breeds of dogs and the breed can suffer from patellar luxation more on the right knee patella can understand out of place.
Because of very small size can suffer from different fractures of fragile bones due to neglect and inattention.
Some specimens have suffered reactions to medications.