Bostons: The Affectionate Companions

When it comes to dog breeds, Boston Terriers stand out as a truly unique & delightful companion. With their distinctive markings & lively personalities, Boston Terriers have earned their nickname as "The American Gentleman", or in our household "Fart-Pigs". These dogs may be small in size, but they're big in heart & charm. In this months blog, we'll explore the world of Boston Terriers, their history, temperament & what makes them such beloved pets.

A Brief History:

Boston Terriers, often referred to as "Bostons," have a pretty fascinating history. They were originally bred in the late 19th century in the city of Boston, Massachusetts, by crossing the English Bulldog with the now-extinct White English Terrier. The result was a small, compact breed with a friendly & affectionate disposition. Despite their roots in dog fighting, Boston Terriers have evolved into loving & loyal companions over the years.


One of the most endearing qualities of Boston Terriers is their friendly & affectionate nature. They are known for their love of human companionship & are often referred to as "people dogs." Bostons are great family pets & get along well with children & other animals. They are also known for their playful & energetic personalities, making them a fantastic choice for families with an active lifestyle. Elsa, back when she was healthy, got along with everybody & everything. Now she just wants to sleep 20+ hours a day....

Why Boston Terriers are Beloved:

  1. Friendly & Sociable: Bostons have an innate ability to form strong bonds with their owners & make friends wherever they go. They even make great logos for your strange shirt business.

  2. Adaptable: Whether you live in a small apartment or a spacious house, Bostons are adaptable & will be comfortable in most living environments.

  3. Low Maintenance: Their short coat, combined with their easy-going nature, makes them relatively low-maintenance pets.

  4. Endearing Appearance: With their unique tuxedo-like coat, expressive eyes, & charming personality, it's hard not to fall in love with Boston Terriers.


Boston Terriers are the complete package: charming, affectionate, & lively. They are the ideal choice for families & individuals who are seeking a loyal & playful companion. If you're considering adding a dog to your life, the Boston Terrier might just be the "American Gentleman" you've been looking for. These dogs are sure to steal your heart & become a cherished member of your family.