Jack Russell Puppies - Breed Information

The Jack Russell puppies are bold, happy and energetic dogs that love being around people. Because they have a lot of energy, you need to give them the right amount of exercise and mental stimulation for them to be truly happy. Jack Russel might not be the best family dog as they need to be in the right environment. However, if you are working from home or have at least one person in your family will stay at home, they can be a great choice for you.

Characteristics - Jack Russell Puppies

  • Jack Russells are small and very loyal
  • They are great around kids if properly socialised
  • They excel at all sorts of canine sports including agility
  • They are intelligent
  • They are playful
Jack Russell Puppies

Appearance - Jack Russell Puppies

  • Heights: Males 25 – 30 cm, Females 25 – 30 cm
  • Average Weight: Males 6.4 – 8.2 kg, Females 6.4 – 8.2 kg
  • Common coat colours
    • White with Black Markings
    • White with Black/Tan Markings
    • White with Tan Markings
  • They are often described as being small and perfectly put together

The history

This is a result of having been bred for hunting since the beginning in the early 1800’s, and their preservation as a working breed since. The Jack Russell take it’s name from the Reverend John Russell who bred one of the finest strains of terriers for working fox in Devonshire.

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