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JAPANESE TERRIER (Nihon Teria)

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FCI-Standard N° 259 / 20. 01. 1998 / GB

 


ORIGIN : Japan.

DATE OF PUBLICATION OF THE ORIGINAL VALID STANDARD : 05.06.1995.

UTILIZATION : Toy dog.

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FCI CLASSIFICATION :             Group       3          Terriers
                                           Section 2   Small sized Terriers
                                           Without working trial.

BRIEF  HISTORICAL  SUMMARY  :   This  breed  was  created   by  mating smooth-haired Fox Terriers, exported  to Nagasaki from the Netherlands in the  17th century,  to small-sized  pointers or small-sized  native dogs.  Japanese Terriers were kept mainly as lap-dogs in ports such as Kobe and Yokohama.
The Japanese Terrier has a lively and cheerful character.  Its planned
breeding started around 1920, and it was not until about 1930 that its
type became fixed.

GENERAL  APPEARANCE :  Small-sized  dog  of smart  appearance  with  a clear-cut and compact outline.    The coat is very  short, being about 2 mm in length.

IMPORTANT PROPORTIONS :  The ratio of height  at withers to length  of body is 1 : 1.  The nasal bridge and the skull are equal in length.

BEHAVIOUR/TEMPERAMENT :  The Japanese Terrier  is swift and lively  in temperament.


HEAD

CRANIAL REGION :
Skull : Flat and moderately narrow.
Stop : Not too defined.

FACIAL REGION :
Nose : Black with a straight nasal bridge.
Lips : Thin and tight.
Teeth : Strong and white, with a scissor bite.
Cheeks : Lean and free from fullness.
Eyes : Moderately sized, oval in shape and dark in colour.
Ears :  Set on  high, moderately  small, thin,  V-shaped and  dropping
forward.  But carried  folded and standing out from sides of the skull
permitted.

NECK  :  Moderately  long,   strong,  gradually  thicker  towards  the
shoulders and free from throatiness.

BODY :
Withers : High.
Back : Short and firm.
Loins and croup : Slightly arched and powerful.
Chest : Deep, but forechest no too broad.  Ribs well sprung.
Belly : Well tucked up.

TAIL : Moderately thin; docked at the third or fourth joint.

LIMBS

FOREQUARTERS :
Shoulders : Sloping gently.
Forearms : Straight, bones not too heavy.

HINDQUARTERS :
Thighs : Long.
Stifle joint : Moderately angulated.
Hock joint : Moderately angulated.
Hock : Vertical.

FEET : Tightly closed, pads elastic; nails hard and preferably dark in
colour .

GAIT / MOVEMENT : Light and agile.

COAT
Hair : Short, smooth, dense and glossy.
Colour : Tricolour  with black, tan and  white head; white with  black
spots, black markings or tan markings on body.

SIZE : Height for both dogs and bitches : approximately 30 - 33 cm.

FAULTS :
Any departure  from the  foregoing points  should be  considered as  a
fault and  the seriousness  with which  the fault  should be  regarded
should be in exact proportion to its degree.

  • Slightly overshot or undershot bite.
  • Bicolour.

DISQUALIFYING FAULTS :

  • Aggresive or overly shy.
  • Long hair.
  • Extremely overshot or undershot bite.

Any dog clearly showing physical or behavioural abnormalities shall be disqualified.

N.B. : Male animals  should have two apparently normal testicles fully descended into the scrotum.

 
 

 

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