A Jack Russell terrier is a small energetic, alert and feisty little dog, bred for working and used in fox hunting, both above and below ground.
The breed has a strong hunting instinct because of its roots, that makes them good watchdogs. They have can be naturally assertive and sometimes don’t like young children or other animals in the home, unless they grow up together.
- height : 25 -30.5 cm
- weight : 4-7 kg
- tendencies : barking and digging
- social needs : moderate
- other needs : 40 minutes of exercise daily by way of walks and play on the lawn