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Thank you, Chica, our sweet terrier mix from Puerto Rico, for every night you knew to curl up just behind my knees when I couldn’t fall asleep, fretting about school and riots and my family.Zoom dates? Election nights? Sourdough? Nope. Dogs are the heroes of this pandemic.|Petula Dvorak|January 25, 2021|Washington Post
In spring 2006, Debbie King adopted a 1-year-old terrier mix from Pet Rescue of Maryland.The name game: For these pets, inspiration came in many forms|John Kelly|November 23, 2020|Washington Post
He also said police intend to put their beloved family pet, a Staffordshire bull terrier named Excalibur, to sleep.
At Westminster Kennel Club, wire fox terrier Sky wins Best in Show.Up to a Point: P.J. O’Rourke on Valentine’s Day and Oral Hygiene|P. J. O’Rourke|February 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For the past 140 years, a noble-looking, bronze Skye terrier has stood guard outside the grounds and watched over the kirkyard.Welcome to the Most Haunted Graveyard in the World. Safety Not Guaranteed.|Nina Strochlic|October 31, 2013|DAILY BEAST
If David is a yapping terrier, Pete is an addled golden retriever.‘Family Tree’ Brings Christopher Guest’s Mockumentary Style to HBO|Jace Lacob|May 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Justin, a 4-year-old West Highland terrier from Long Island, was having his face hair-sprayed into the shape of a carnation.Backstage at the 2013 Westminster Dog Show, Won by Banana Joe|Isabel Wilkinson|February 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Growling horribly, the enraged brute seized poor Pearson and shook him as a terrier dog shakes a rat.Hunting the Lions|R.M. Ballantyne
I first became aware of it about the same time the Dachshund at the corner house began to declare he was an Aberdeen Terrier.
He drew up his spare person, with a terrier-like shake of the head and shoulders, as of one repudiating Mammon and all its works.Marriage la mode|Mrs. Humphry Ward
Stolidly with unheedful, drooping ears the little fox-terrier resumed his seat on the rug.Molly Make-Believe|Eleanor Hallowell Abbott
He was very short, and at a distance much resembled a terrier, his head being considerably like that of a dog.Buffon's Natural History. Volume IX (of 10)|Georges Louis Leclerc de Buffon