Dog ownership increased by almost eight percent in the past year, according to the Kennel Clubas the lockdown meant people felt better able to open their homes for a new pup.
But with 221 different breeds of pedigree dogs to choose from, there is a lot of thought to be found before choosing your perfect pooch – whether or not you have one big dog, family friendly dog, or crossing.
The Kennel Club divides breeds into seven different groups, each with specific characteristics.
If you’re looking for a determined, courageous, and independent dog, consider a breed from the Terrier group.
These are the top 10 most popular terrier dogs in the UK, according to Kennel Club registrations in 2020.