The American Brat Terrier is a Cross Between a Boston Terrier (Boston Terrier - A Small Terrier Bred from bulldogs and an extinct dog, it has a short muzzle, it comes in black and white, brindle, and seal, its super friendly and active,) And a Rat Terrier ( A rat terrier can come in toy size or standard, its a little strong dog, very gentle, and playful, bred for ratting purposes, great with families. Very smart like a Boston Terrier. Upright Ears.) The Brat Terrier is the words Boston and Rat combined therefore, Brat. Brat Terriers are like pure breed dogs, they come out looking very similar. They are very Smart dogs, their intelligence is amazing, the Boston and rat Terrier is smart to. The Brat Terrier is easy to house brake, and train, generally good with respectful children. They are a loveable lapdog, they need lots of exersize and love long walks, They rarely or never bark. They are friendly with strangers and may need socialization with other dogs.
Brat Terriers are robust, and a fenced yard is good, but if you don't have one thats okay. They need a good run around. They are calm indoors and active outdoors. They shed very little, their hair is short and a little rough feeling, they need a daily brushing. Serenity, My Brat, is crate trained, she goes into the crate upon command, they are easy to house brake and crate train more then other snappy breeds. They grow Between 15-30 pounds max, Serenity is around 25 lbs fully grown. Some Brat breeders will dock the tail, however this is not desired at all, the tail is supposed to be long. This dog is very inexpensive, you shouldn't pay more then $100.00 for them, Rat Terriers genrally go for 100-200. They're a family dog, and love toys and bones, they don't eat much, and are probably, they best choice for a family with older children I'd say 7 and up is ok as long as they don't hurt the dog, because this breed never ever snaps at you, never, no matter what, and its not fragle, it just can't take pain from being pulled on or something.
Above:Ears are on side of head, medium muzzle.
Above: Long tail, long body, medium legs, Sharp outward Necj, with a great head shape.
The Curve of the Body Starts sharp on the neckline.
Above: Innocent expression,, submissive attitude, tail always held high, always smelling ground, black beating nose.
Above: Ears are mainly held up when alerted, otherwise they are back.
Very strong scissor like teeth, they have the terrier over cut teeth in the back of mouth.
Above: Deep Chest, strong muscled neck and chest, very Boston Terrier Like body build.
Above: Compact paws are well rounded with outreached toes that are very dignified.