Jack Rat Terrier

Jack Rat Terrier

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:12-16 Years

Jack Rat Terrier Build Information

The Jack-Rat Terrier is a cross between the Jack Russel Terrier and the Rat Terrier. Jack-Rat Terriers are smaller dogs that weigh between 7 and 15 pounds when they are fully grown, and they have a short and smooth coat that requires very little maintenance.

Size:Medium
Length (Male):13-20 in.
Length (Female):14-16 in.
Weight:26 - 40 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

pounds when they are fully grown, and they have a short and smooth coat that requires very little maintenance. They are energetic and loving dogs that make good pets when they are properly trained. Jack-Rat Terriers get along well with children when they are raised with them, but they may not get along as well with other dogs.

Activity Level:Very Active
Affection Level:Affectionate
Guardian Skills:Yes

Appearance

Colors:Black & Cream, Black & Tan, Chocolate, Gold, Red, Silver, Tri-Color, White, Yellow
Shedding:Minimal
Grooming:Low Maintenance
Coat Type:Soft

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Breed Talents and Facts

Training:Moderately easy to train
Hunting Companion:Yes
Jolly for Jogging:Yes
Ideal for Tracking:Yes
Retrieving Skills:Yes
Agile/Zippy:Yes