Jack Russells

Jack Russells

Jack Russells are one of our most popular breeds. Also known as Jacks, Jack Russells are a small dog and a pedigree breed.
Lifespan
13-16 years
Breed group
Terrier
Weight
Male: 6-8kg
Female: 6-8kg
Height
Male: 25-30cm
Female: 25-30cm
Pedigree
Yes
Other names
Jack, JRT
Health tests available
Characteristics
Size
Small
Exercise needs
Very high
Easy to train
Very easy
Shedding
Medium
Grooming
needs
Low
Good with
Children
Requires supervision
Health of breed
Medium
Cost to keep
Low
Intelligence
Very high
Tolerates being alone
Low anxiety