10 Interesting Facts about Jack Russell Terriers

Do you have pet? Do you know about Jack Russell Terrier? A small dog with a white coat will be explained on Facts about Jack Russell Terrier. It is also known as the Parson Russell Terrier. Jack Russell Terrier is a clever, lively, and independent dog. It is also good at fox hunting. The average life span of Jack Russell Terrie is 15 years. Whereas the weigh of males are around 12-17 pounds, for females are 10-15 pounds. Here are ten interesting facts about Jack Russell Terrie.

Facts about Jack Russell Terriers 1: Intelligent dog

Jack Russell terriers are kind of intelligient dog. They are very smart. They should be trained from an early age because they cannot sit quietly in the corner. They will run around to find the squirrel. Besides, you must be interested and entertained them all day long.

Facts about Jack Russell Terriers 2: Two types of Jack Russell Terriers

Long-legged and short-legged are two types of Jack Russell Terriers. Short-legged Jack Russell Terriers are also known as English Jack Russell Terriers.

Short-legged Jack Russell Terriers

Short-legged Jack Russell Terriers

Facts about Jack Russell Terriers 3: Active dog

As we know that Jack Russell terriers are known as hunting dogs. That’s why they are very fast, curious, and agile. Besides, they also love to play and sniff. Try to play with then and have fun.

Facts about Jack Russell Terriers 4: Three different fur types

Smooth, rough, and broken are three different fur types of Jack Russell Terriers. A long, smooth, and thin layer of fur belong to smooth types. The length is around 1-1.5 cm long. Broken type is a combination of smooth and tough types of fur. It is around 1.5 cm or 2.5-3 cm long. Whereas a thicker, rougher double coat of shaggy hair up to 10 cm long belong to rough type.

Facts about Jack Russell Terriers 5: Jack Russell Clubs

There are many Jack Russell Clubs in the world, including New Zealand, Great Britain, Belgium, Australia, the United States, and South Africa. 

Facts about Jack Russell Terriers 6: Characteristics

Dark and almond shaped eyes, and V-shaped ears, long-legged or short-legged are characteristics of Jack Russell.

Facts about Jack Russell Terriers 7: Shorty Jacks

Shorty Jacks are kind of the shorter Jack. They are more longer than taller Jacks. The length is around 10-12 inches.

Facts about Jack Russell Terriers 8: Colors

There are many colors of Jack Russell . They can be fully white, tricolor (white, black, and tan), or white with tan or black.

Pure white color

Pure white color

Facts about Jack Russell Terriers 9: Breed Club

The popularity of the breed of Jack Russell Terrier was started in 1930. Due to the popularity of them, there are many breed clubs of Jack Russell Terrier. They are Jack Russell Terrier Association of America and the Jack Russell Terrier Club of America.

Facts about Jack Russell Terriers 10: John Russell

John Russell is a parson or priest which lived in Devonshire, England.
He was born on December 21, 1795 and died on April 28, 1883. He was also the breeder and Jack Russell Terrier gets his name from him. Besides, the UK Kennel Club in 1873 was also found by him.

John Russell

John Russell

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