Jack Russell terrier


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Jack Russell terrier

a small, very active dog, usually with a docked tail, and with a white coat with brown, lemon or black patches. In many countries, it is not officially recognized as a distinct breed and there is considerable variation between the many types of dogs called Jack Russell and parson jack russell terrier, particularly in body size, length of legs, and texture and length of coat. The 'breed' is affected by an inherited form of myasthenia gravis and a progressive ataxia.
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Poppy, right, is a five-year-old Jack Russell terrier who will need an active home with lots of walks, attention and patience.
My little, gentle ten-year-old Jack Russell terrier was attacked and savaged by two Akitas in the rear garden of my house in October last year.
Dog-lover Barrowman, better known to fans of the BBC Two show as Captain Jack, said: "During my visit, I fell in love with a 12-week-old Jack Russell Terrier who was recently abandoned in an empty flat in Cardiff.
ALFIE is a fun-loving, lively Jack Russell terrier who has been at the centre for some time as he was mistreated by his owner.
A JACK Russell terrier called Snowy has left a nation on tenterhooks after going missing in an airport 11 days ago.
A missing Jack Russell terrier has been reunited with her owners - 18 months after vanishing from a Staffordshire caravan park.
The spokeswoman added: 'Our survey found the breed most likely to get romantic with a stranger's leg is the Jack Russell terrier, with 79 per cent of owners declaring this a common trait.
Sent in by neighbour J Humphrey of RhylThis well informed Jack Russell terrier, Mitzi, loves reading the Daily Post.
Jack Russell terrier Melinka's owners didn't see her falling from their boat.
Six-year-old Jack Russell terrier Tilly is a sparky girl who loves to play and is football-mad.
Evelyne, who also has a Jack Russell terrier called Mitu, added: "It was very exciting.