TOTO FROM ‘THE WIZARD OF OZ’ WAS A BOSTON TERRIER. … Baum never specified Toto’s breed, but in the books’ illustrations, he appears to be a Cairn Terrier, and was depicted as such in the famous 1939 “Wizard of Oz” movie.
Was Toto supposed to be a dachshund?
The part of Toto in The Wizard of Oz was originally meant to be played by a dachshund named Otto. He was owned by Margaret Hamilton who played the part of the Wicked Witch of the West in the film.
What happened to Toto the dog?
After her immortal role as Toto, Terry appeared in a half-dozen other films. In 1942, three years after The Wizard of Oz, Terry’s name was officially changed to Toto. Terry died in 1945 at the age of 13 (that’s 91 in human years). She was buried in the pet burial area behind Carl Spitz’s residence and kennel.
Who did Dorothy say she miss the most?
Near the end of The Wizard of Oz, after Glinda informs Dorothy she can go back to Kansas, Dorothy says her goodbyes to her traveling companions. When she gets to the Scarecrow, she simply embraces him and cries, “I think I’ll miss you most of all.”
What color was Toto?
Toto, Dorothy’s dog and constant companion, is a small black terrier with bright, shining eyes and an inquisitive personality.