Toy Fox Terrier vs Bolonka Zwetna

Compare the Toy Fox Terrier to the Bolonka Zwetna. Use the tool below to compare temperament, size, personality, maintenance requirements, and everything else between Toy Fox Terriers and Bolonka Zwetnas.

Quick Summary

Below are a few quick comparisons between the two breeds.
  • Owner Experience - Both breeds are good choices for new or inexperienced owners, but the Bolonka Zwetna is better suited for new owners.
  • Children - Both the Toy Fox Terrier and Bolonka Zwetna are great with children.
  • Grooming - The Toy Fox Terrier is very easy to groom. The Bolonka Zwetna has high grooming requirements.
  • Barking - The Toy Fox Terrier bark/howls frequently. The Bolonka Zwetna has an average level of barking.
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Toy Fox Terrier vs Bolonka Zwetna
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Breed NameToy Fox TerrierBolonka Zwetna
General Details
Breed TypePurebredPurebred
Is Hypo­allergenicNoYes
Lifespan13-15 yrs.12-15 yrs.
Height8½-11½ in.9½-10½ in.
Weight3½-7 lb4-12 lb
IntelligenceHighAverage
History
Origin CountryUnited StatesRussia
Origin Year1930 AD1700 AD
Temperament
Overall FriendlinessVery GoodVery Good
Family FriendlyVery GoodVery Good
Kid FriendlyVery GoodVery Good
Pet FriendlyGoodVery Good
Stranger FriendlyGoodVery Good
Personality
  • Affectionate
  • Loving
  • Stubborn
  • Willing To Please
  • Affectionate
  • Enjoys Attention
  • Loving
  • Does Not Like Being Alone
  • Likes To Snuggle
Living Environment
ApartmentYesYes
IndoorYesYes
Small YardNoNo
Medium YardNoNo
Large YardNoNo
Temperature Tolerance ¹55°F to 80°F40°F to 80°F
Barks/HowlsVery OftenBelow Average
Exercise Needs
Energy LevelHighMedium
Exercise RequiredMediumMedium
Top Running Speed16 mph12 mph
StrengthLowLow
Grooming Needs
Coat Main­tenanceLow-MediumLow-Medium
SheddingLowLow
DanderLowNone
Drool AmountNoneNone

¹This is estimated min/max temperature range for a healthy adult dog. Dogs that live indoors, puppies, seniors, unwell dogs, and/or dogs with improperly groomed coats may overheat sooner and get cold more quickly.
Instincts & Behavior Comparison
Breed NameToy Fox TerrierBolonka Zwetna
Breed Mentality
Dominant/AlphaNoNo
Family/PackYesYes
IndependentNoNo
Breed Focus
Distracted EasilyNoYes
AverageNoYes
Focused & PatientYesNo
Breed Instincts
AggressionBelow AverageAverage
Burrow/DiggingBelow AverageBelow Average
ChasingBelow AverageBelow Average
Follow CommandsAverageBelow Average
FightingBelow AverageVery Low
GuardingBelow AverageBelow Average
HerdingBelow AverageVery Low
HuntingBelow AverageVery Low
ProtectionBelow AverageBelow Average
Remove VerminBelow AverageAverage
SleddingVery LowVery Low
WatchBelow AverageAverage
Health Comparison
Breed NameToy Fox TerrierBolonka Zwetna
Lifespan
Lifespan13-15 yrs.12-15 yrs.
Common Health Issues
Demodectic MangeYesNo
Legg-perthes DiseaseYesNo
Von Willebrand's DiseaseYesNo
Appearance Comparison
Breed NameToy Fox TerrierBolonka Zwetna
Coat
FurYesNo
HairNoYes
Coat Type
Smooth CoatYesNo
Curly CoatNoYes
Coat Texture
StraightYesNo
WavyNoYes
Coat Length(s)
ShortYesNo
MediumNoYes
LongNoYes
Coat Color(s)
White & BlackYesNo
White & TanYesNo
White, Black, & TanYesNo
White, Chocolate, & TanYesNo
BlackNoYes
BrownNoYes
GrayNoYes
RedNoYes