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Parson Russell Terrier

Group Terriers
AKC Group AKC Terriers
Temperament alert, active
Size medium dog breeds
Feeding Small Feeding Dog breeds
Coat care Very Little Grooming
Activeness Very Active Dog Breeds
How friendly is this dog? Moderately Sociable Dog Breeds
Watch dog Moderately Good Watch Dog
Training Moderately difficult to train dogs breeds

Parson Russell Terrier Facts

First used for Going to ground and ratting
Country of origins Great Britain
Year of origin 1800s
Colors White, white with tan, lemon or black markings
Height (min) 9 inches (23 cm)
Height (max) 15 inches (28 cm)
Weight (min) 12 lbs (5 kg)
Weight (max) 18 lbs (8 kg)
Life expectancy (min) 15 years
Life expectancy (max) 17 years