| UK KC Classification
| Country of Origin
| Date of Origin
||28 - 38 cm (11 - 15 inches)
||5 - 8 Kgs (12 - 18 lbs)
| Life Expectancy
||13 - 14 Yrs
Parson Russell Terriers are strong, active and agile. They are very similar to jack russell terriers but they have longer legs. They can have a rough or a smooth coat which is white with black, tan, or lemon markings, or any combination of these colours.
Parson Russell Terriers are bold and friendly dogs.
If you are considering a Parson Russell Terrier as a pet, consider the following points:
They are suitable for urban living
They are not easy to obedience train
They require a lot of exercise
The Parson Russell Terrier was first recognized by the UK Kennel Club in 1990 and the American Kennel Club in 2001.