The Patterdale Terrier is smart, loyal, and tries to please its owners. However, he has such a strong hunting instinct that, upon seeing prey, he loses his head. Therefore, you must always keep this dog on a strong leash, otherwise, it will run away, and you simply will not be able to catch it. The Patterdale Terrier is very independent but capable of falling in love with its owner.
The Patterdale Terrier is a hunting dog that is ready to chase any animal, even remotely resembling a game. In addition, the Patterdale Terrier loves to dig.
#1 This breed was bred specifically for hunting, and therefore has developed hunting instincts.
#2 The Patterdale Terrier requires regular exercise.
A spacious yard with a high fence dug into the ground is suitable for this dog. The Patterdale Terrier should not be able to get out and chase after something.