Smooth Foxingese

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Smooth Foxingese History

The Smooth Foxingese is a newer hybrid, or designer, breed of small lapdog. The Smooth Foxingese is a hybrid, or designer, breed of tiny toy fox terrier and Maltese.

Time of Origin


Country of Origin

United States Of America

Smooth Foxingese Physical Characteristics

The Smooth Fox Terrier is a small, medium-large size breed of dog that is part of the Toy group. The Smooth Fox Terrier was recognized by the United Kennel Club in 2006. The breed descends from the Old English Black and Tan Terrier, the Kerry Blue Terrier, and the Airedale. The breed was also referred to as the Black and Tan or the Brandy and Tan. The mature male weight range is 15-22.5kg (33-50 lbs) and the mature female weight is 10-17.5 kg (22-38 lbs). The head is large and wedge-shaped. The nose is black. The skull is wide between the ears. The almond-shaped eyes have a lively and intelligent expression. The teeth meet in a scissors bite. The neck is of moderate length, strong, and muscular. The shoulders are long and sloping and the upper arm is straight. The chest is deep and broad. The back is strong and level. The loin is deep. The tail is of moderate length, set moderately high, and is carried in a stiff plume. The forelegs are straight and parallel. The feet are round and compact, with arched toes. The adult height for males is 21-24 inches with females being slightly smaller at 20-23 inches. The coat is short, hard, and close lying. The skin on the foreleg

Eye Colors


Nose Colors


Coat Colors

Black, Brown, Red, Cream, Fawn, Blue, Silver, White, Pied, Sable, Brindle

Height Range

Male Height Range: 11 – 14 inches

Female Height Range: 8 – 11 inches

Weight Range

Male Weight Range: 15 – 20 lbs

Female Weight Range: 10 – 15 lbs

Smooth Foxingese Health

Description of breed health.


10-15 yrs

Smooth Foxingese Health Concerns

Hydrocephalus, Brachycephalic Syndrome, Heart Problems such as Pulmonic Stenosis, Patellar Luxation, Skin Diseases and Disorders, Congenital Eye Defects

Smooth Foxingese Temperament and Behaviour

The Smooth Foxingese is a courageous and brave breed of canine. They are eager and enthusiastic about everything they do and have a tendency to be a bit mischievous. They are loving and loyal to their owners and tend to be protective of them. They are playful and gentle with younger children, but can sometimes be aggressive with other dogs and animals.

Smooth Foxingese Activity Requirements

The Smooth Foxingese is a small, friendly dog that is a great choice for people who don’t have a lot of time or space. Gentle, loving, and loyal, the Smooth Foxingese is a gentle, happy, and low-maintenance pet. The Smooth Foxingese is a fairly low-energy dog. While they are capable of enjoying brisk walks, they don’t need as much as some other breeds. They are also content to play indoors or in your yard for 30 to 60 minutes. If you are looking for a small, low-energy dog that is easy to care for, the Smooth Foxingese may be the right choice for you. They are intelligent, obedient, and easy to train. While they don’t require as much exercise as some other breeds, they still need to burn off some energy each day.

Miles Per Day

6 miles

Activity Per Day

45 minutes

Daily Food

1 cups

Kennel Club Recognition

American Kennel Club

Not Recognized

Smooth Foxingese is part of the Unclassified group.

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The Kennel Club

Not Recognized

Smooth Foxingese is part of the Unclassified group.

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Australian National Kennel Council

Not Recognized

Smooth Foxingese is part of the Unclassified group.

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Canadian Kennel Club

Not Recognized

Smooth Foxingese is part of the Unclassified group.

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