Are Jack Russells good family dogs?
Is the Jack Russell a good family dog? Small, friendly dogs, Jack Russell Terriers make good family pets — and are also suitable for city-dwellers who live in apartments. Something to remember, however, is that the pups are incredibly active.
Do Russell terriers shed?
The Jack Russell terrier comes in three different coat types: smooth, broken and rough (coarse, longer straight hair). All the coats tend to shed.
Are Russell terriers smart?
Training. The first tool one must have when training a Russell Terrier is a good sense of humor. They are extremely intelligent and love to work on problems and play games. They bore easily, so training sessions must be kept entertaining if you want them to learn.