Jack-Rat Terriers are a small but mighty hybrid of the high-energy Jack Russell Terrier and the fearless Rat Terrier. This breed, which is also sometimes referred to as the "Jersey Terrier," is a furrific candidate for any activities that involve running, jumping, chasing, or hunting, since their ancestors were bred to do just that! These bouncy fur-babies can be quite a handful when they aren't properly stimulated mentally and physically. This breed is very intelligent and curious but is also small enough to find themselves in precarious situations. Keep reading to find some fun and exciting ways to keep both you and your Jack-Rat Terrier happy and healthy!
Jack-Rat Terriers have a naturally high activity level, which can be both a good and bad thing depending on the outlets they are given. These energetic critters are wonderful and well-behaved companions as long as their exercise requirements are met. We hope this guide gives you some inspiration to get up and get active with your pooch -- who knows? Your pup may just be a champion fly-baller at heart!