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The Boston Terrier Society is your place for everything Boston! No matter what you are looking for we probably have you covered. Be sure to look around the website to find what you need. Here is a list of articles if you need specifics.

How Do I Remove My Boston Terriers Tear Stains?

You may have noticed reddish-brown tear stains beneath your Boston Terrier’s eyes and wondered if those unsightly stains are harmful. As well as what your treatment options are available.  Thankfully, tear stains will not affect your beloved Boston’s...

20 Winter Exercises You Can Do With Your Boston Terrier

Is your Boston Terrier a fan of winter? Bella, my Boston, hates the cold weather. And I have met a lot of Boston owners who say the same thing. If it is cold or raining outside, my Boston isn’t going out. While your dog may prefer to snuggle in those blankets...

Boston Terrier Zoomies: Why? How? When? Videos

Ok, if you have owned a Boston Terrier for at least a month,  chances are you have seen a blast of energy come from them. These blasts of energy can happen at night, randomly during the day, or on walks. Your Boston is ok. These bursts of energy are called...

How To Make Your Boston Terrier Happy: What These Owners Do

Do you have a Boston Terrier and want to know how you can make them happy? Chances are you have already discovered what to do to make your little bundle of joy pleased.  However, I recently asked Boston Terrier Society followers what they do to make their little...

Why Is My Boston Terrier Scratching At Its Ears?

Has your Boston been shaking its head and digging at its ears? Maybe, you have noticed a foul odor or discharge coming from the ear. Most commonly, itchy ears in Bostons are caused by either ear infections or allergies.  This article will explore the various...

10 Ways To Workout With Your Dog While At Home

Feeling unmotivated to workout while you’re spending so much time at home?  This is a fantastic opportunity to make your dog your workout partner. We promise they won’t say no! Nickel is ready to workout! Not only will your dog be excited to spend more one...

Guide: How to Properly Clean a Boston Terrier’s Ears

Cleaning your Boston Terrier’s ears is an essential part of grooming and should be done regularly. If you take your Boston to see a professional groomer, rather than doing the work at home, your pup’s ears are likely being cleaned each time by the...

Boston Terrier Rash Advice: How To Help Your Dog!

Skin rashes occur extremely frequently in dogs. One of the most common reasons I see Boston Terriers at the veterinary clinic is skin rashes.  As a veterinarian, the most common type of Boston Terrier skin rash I encounter are bacterial infections or allergies....

Are Boston Terriers Athletic? 100+ Owners Respond

Do you want to know the athleticism of a Boston Terrier? All in all, the Boston Terrier is a very athletic breed.  While these dogs love being couch potatoes, they do enjoy running around all the same. Are Boston Terriers Athletic? Yes, Boston Terriers are an...

How to Brush Your Boston Terrier’s Teeth: Your Guide

Dental disease is a severe condition that affects Boston Terriers. Untreated, it can cause bad breath, tooth loss, and even permanent damage to your beloved pet’s vital organs. Bella, my Boston, has all these except damage to the vital organs, thank goodness. It...

Are Boston Terriers Hyperactive or High-Energy?

When considering the right dog breed to fit your lifestyle and needs, the energy level is one of the most important characteristics to consider. Picking a dog breed to match your energy level is critical to ensure you don’t get frustrated with your dog.  Bella as...

How To Take A Boston Terrier Hiking

When you have a Boston Terrier, you will want to take them with you on your most exciting journeys. Hiking is a great way to enjoy the natural beauty while getting in some exercise. There are tons of beautiful hiking trails all over the world that many hikers love to...

3 Steps To Stop Your Boston Terrier From Shedding

Are you thinking about getting a Boston Terrier? Or do you already have a Boston Baby? In this article, you will learn how much your Boston will shed and how to lessen the amount of hair you will find around your home. Sofia giving Bella a bath to help with...

15 Ways You Can Workout With Your Boston This Summer

Working out by yourself can be hard, so consider the buddy system this summer! And who could possibly be a better buddy than your loving Boston Terrier? Let’s break down some great ways that both you and your pooch can workout together this summer. Nickel is...

7 Tips To Calm A Hyper Boston Terrier

We love watching our Boston’s play, but sometimes things get a little more than an owner can handle. If you have a hyper Boston Terrier, then you may have found that your dog can get really hyper at times. This energy came out in Bella, my Boston Terrier, when she was...

Do Boston Terriers Need A Lot of Exercise?

One look into your Boston Terrier’s playful eyes and you know he is ready for anything.  That is if you can get him to hold still long enough to look into those eyes. With very little observation, you will note that Boston Terriers are not couch potato dogs. They...

Can Boston Terriers Swim? What Owners Say & Training Tips

At first, I was scared to introduce Bella, my Boston, to water. I had no idea how she would handle it. Bella was even a bit nervous about getting in the water at first. However, after about five seconds in the water, she loved it!  If you are nervous about...

15 Summer Outdoor Activities You Can Do With Your Boston Terrier

It’s that time of year again! The sun is out, flowers are in bloom, and it’s hot, hot, hot! My Boston Terrier, Nickel, gets so excited for the warmer weather as she loves to sunbathe and bask on the tiles in our backyard while soaking up those rays.  Nickel is...

Why Does My Boston Terrier’s Breath Smell So Bad? Do This

We all know that moment when our Boston breathes hot, stinky air directly into our faces! While we love our sweet canine friends, bad breath is both unpleasant and a nuisance. In this article, we will explore the 6 reasons why your Boston Terrier has bad breath. We...

Why Does My Dog Kick Grass After Pooping?

Bella my Boston Terrier has been kicking at the grass for years when she pees and poops, but especially after she poops. Lately, she has been doing it more often, which has prompted me to find out why. Can you imagine it’s a beautiful day outside, and you need to walk...

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Can Boston Terriers Eat Blueberries? What You Need To Know (2021)

Learn everything you need to know about the health issues and what to do for your Boston!

5 Best Dog Foods For Boston Terrier Puppies (2021)

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Boston Terrier Rescues In New Jersey - Cost & Adoption Process

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Did You Know The Boston Terrier Was The First American Dog Breed?

The original sire and dam of the Boston Terrier breed (the Bulldog and English Terrier) were named “Judge” and “GYP”. This lovable breed’s birthplace is no mystery, Boston Terriers originated in Boston, Massachusetts in the late 1800s. They were officially recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1893.

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