The Jack Russell dog is a small, agile, hunting terrier. His body is slightly longer than its height, and stands at approximately 10 to 15 inches, with a compact body and short tail. They typically weigh between 13 to 17 pounds. The energetic and spirited Jack packs a lot of personality into his small body. Loving, devoted, and endlessly amusing, he enjoys life and all it has to offer.
Common Health Conditions
- If not given enough stimulation, Jack Russel Terriers can get restless and destructive.
- Legg Perthes is a disease of the hip joints that can occur most commonly in smaller breed dogs, the Jack Russell included.
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