Parson Russell Terrier Information

Parson Russell TerrierDeveloped in England for fox hunting nearly 200 years ago, the Parson Russell Terrier is a high energy pup who loves to explore, sniff and going on long walks. This isn’t the type of breed who does well in small spaces – make sure you have lots of room and outside space if you take this pup home!

Tenacious and clever, the Parson Russell Terrier is a friendly and affectionate member of the family. With his high activity level, this dog needs lots and lots of exercise, a good amount of attention and a small dose of patience.

Breed Stats

Average Size

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Height: 1ft 0in - 1ft 3in     Weight: 13-17lbs
Lifespan: 13 - 15 Years


  • Affection
  • Children
  • Strangers
  • Other Dogs
  • Barking


  • Grooming
  • Shedding
  • Easy to Train
  • Time Alone
  • Exercise Need


  • Apartments
  • Cold Tolerance
  • Heat Tolerance

All dogs have their own personality and unique training, causing them to differ slightly from these breeds stats. However, please let us know if we made an error in the stats, we appreciate your help!

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