|Typical small working/companion dog,|
the ubiquitous Rat Terrier
Boston Terriers looked a lot tougher in 1920Collection: Library of Congress
It’s ancestral stock was brought to the US in the 19th century by UK immigrants. It was bred from terriers and bulldogs. There are many dogs that are similar today. They’re informally grouped together and called bully breeds.
|Three guys just having a good time|
|The American Cocker was perhaps the |
first working dog eventually bred
solely for companionship.