English Toy Terrier (Black and Tan)

Britain's Oldest Native Breed

Toy in size, but all terrier. 


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Britain's Oldest Native Breed

English Toy Terrier
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About the Breed

The English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan) aka ETT, is Britain’s oldest native breed. These elegant and charming dogs make excellent companions.

Health & General Care

Everything you need to know about caring for an ETT and keeping them fit and healthy.

Find an ETT

With less than 100 English Toy Terriers born each year in the UK, finding an ETT can be difficult.

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Advice and stories shared by members of the ETT community. 

RESULTS: Photo Competition 2021

Photo Competition Results. Well done to all of our winners!

CLOSED: ETT Photo Competition 2021

ENTRY CLOSED: The annual ETT Photo Competition is now open. Prizes to be won!

ETTs of the North Meet Up September 2021

11 ETTs descended upon Bamburgh Beach 12th September 2021

ETT Meet Ups September 2021

MEET OTHER ETT OWNERS: Sunday 5th Sep (Midlands, England) & Sunday 12th Sep 2021 (North East, England). We hope to see you and your ETTs there.

Stop Your ETT Pulling on the Lead

Learn how to stop your dog from pulling on the lead with Toddie’s Dog Training

ETTs of Finland

Life in Finland with Miisa and the girls, Niisku & Nytii.

Covid Companions: Story 2

“The last year has been hard but it would have been so very much harder without them.” Learn about the English Toy Terriers that have helped us through a tough year.

ETTs of Italy: William & Giulia

“It was just love at first sight.” William and Giulia’s story.

ETTs of Italy: Black Idols

Italy’s first recognised breeder of English Toy Terriers. Read about Black Idols ETTs.

Covid Companions: Story 1

Learn about the ETTs that have helped us through a tough year.

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Who are we? 

We are a group of dedicated English Toy Terrier enthusiasts and owners who wish to promote and share in the delights of this very vulnerable British breed. 

We’re very proud to be a part of a vibrant and friendly online community of over 2000 English toy terrier owners from all over the UK,  many overseas too.  

Whether you’re a prospective owner, new owner, experienced owner or you simply like the breed – we look forward to welcoming you. Get in touch.

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