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Jack Russell Terrier : Breed Summary

 - ID: 65

Jack Russell Terrier

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General Appearance: The Jack Russell is a hard working terrier of great strength and endurance. They are available in both smooth coated and rough coated varieties. The color should be predominantly white with tan and/or black markings

Size, Proportion, and Substance: Jack Russells stand 12 to 14 inches at the withers and weigh 12 - 18 pounds.

Background: The Jack Russell Terrier is sturdy and active making him well suited to family life. Jack Russells are at their best when given a job to do and generally work well around horses - they can often be found controlling rodent populations on farms. They are intelligent and highly trainable. A high energy level makes daily activities essential to keep him a "Happy Jack."