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    Jack Russell Terrier Characteristics

    Breed Name
    Size
    Small
    Energy
    High
    Weight
    14-18 lbs
    Coat
    Smooth, broken or rough; doublecoated with coarse texture.

    About Jack Russell Terriers

    Bred to be compact, alert hunting companions, Jack Russell Terriers today are still very similar to their ancestors. These active, sturdy terriers come in two varieties (smooth coat and rough coat) and are not your typical lap dogs. Jack Russell Terriers are intelligent and learn quickly, are devoted and affectionate, and make good pets for an active family.

    Mickey

    Mickey

    • Male

      Gender

    • 23 weeks

      Age

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    Red

    Red

    • Male

      Gender

    • 27 weeks

      Age

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    Rebel

    Rebel

    • Male

      Gender

    • 27 weeks

      Age

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    Ruger

    Ruger

    • Male

      Gender

    • 10 weeks

      Age

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    Did You Know?

    This lively dog loves to jump! Jack Russells can jump higher than five feet.

    Origin of the Jack Russell Terrier

    Named after Parson John Russell, the man who bred them, Jack Russell Terriers developed in southern England during the mid-1800s with the aim to create a terrier that could hunt with a team of other hounds.

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