This small dog is known for its fiery temperament and certainly knows how to make its presence felt. This Russell Terrier and the Jack Russell Terrier are actually the same breed, although the Parson Russell Terrier is a separate breed.
This breed was named after the clergyman named Reverend John Russell and was originally used in the middle part of the 19th century as a small game hunting dog. The tenacity and agility of the Jack Russell Terrier made it ideal for tracking and retrieving animals such as red foxes and badgers. Breeders emphasised the working ability of the Jack Russell Terrier, which made the standard very broad. In 2003 the Jack Russell Terrier Association of America became the Parson Russell Terrier Association of America.
The Jack Russell Terrier is sturdy and tough and features a body length that is in proportion to its height, presenting a compact, balanced image. The head is well...Read more about the Jack Russell Terrier description of breed...
- Jack Russell Terrier
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- 26. Jan 2021
- Melčice-Lieskové, Slovakia