Ratshire Terrier

Ratshire Terrier

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:12-16 Years

Ratshire Terrier Build Information

The Ratshire Terrier is a cross between the Rat Terrier and the Yorkshire Terrier. It is a small cross breed that weighs between five and 15 pounds when fully grown and has a coat of medium-to-long fur that will require regular grooming to look its best.

Size:Small
Length (Male):8-12 in.
Length (Female):8-10 in.
Weight:< 14 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

The Ratshire Terrier is a very active dog that will require a lot of exercise to stay healthy and enjoys activities such as hunting and jogging. Training will be relatively easy, but it will require some patience. Finally, the Ratshire Terrier makes a good watchdog that will bark at intruders and alert its owners.

Activity Level:Very Active
Affection Level:Affectionate
Kid Friendliness:Friendly

Appearance

Grooming:Medium Maintenance
Coat Type:Fine

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Breed Talents and Facts

Training:Moderately easy to train
Hunting Companion:Yes
Jolly for Jogging:Yes
Agile/Zippy:Yes