The Cesky Terrier stands up
to 11 1/2 inches tall at the shoulder. He has a soft, silky coat in shades
of blue-grey or brown. Puppies are born black, and gradually lighten to
their adult colour in a process that can last as long as three years.
Ceskies do not shed but require regular grooming to keep their coats free
The Cesky Terrier is not as
aggressive or independent as other terriers. His personality is calm,
attentive, and good-natured. He makes an affectionate and devoted family
pet who enjoys the company of other people, especially children. Since he
was originally a pack hunter, he gets along better with other dogs than
most terriers. The Cesky also tolerates other household pets well. The
Cesky has a pleasant, playful, and cheerful temperament. He is also alert
and a little wary of strangers which makes him an excellent watchdog.
Sensitive, responsive, and more
eager to please than most terriers, the Cesky is easy to train. His small size
also makes him a
good choice for almost any accommodation.
He should have regular exercise as his love of food may cause him to gain