He was used to destroy vermin on farms and to dig foxes out of their dens
Personality and Behavior
He's friendly and playful
He's always active
He's affectionate with his family
He loves to dig so keep him away from the rose garden
He's fairly easy to train. He learns commands at an average rate.
He sheds quite a bit of hair. You'll find some hair stuck to your clothes, couch and carpets.
Grooming / Maintenance
His short coat only needs to be brushed occasionally. However, because it sheds you may find yourself brushing it once a week, or more, to minimize the hair in your home (what you remove with a brush doesn't end up on the couch!).