Energetic, intelligent, and cunning dogs as befits their terrier heritage.
Stubbornness may be reduced by using motivational tools such as treats and favorite toys in reward-based obedience training.
Toy Manchester Terriers enjoy most dog sports such as agility, tracking, flyball, and all types of obedience events.
May be wary around strangers and can attempt to hunt other small animals. Will benefit from lots of early socialization.