Jack Russell


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Jack Russell

n
(Animals) a small short-legged terrier having a white coat with tan, black, or lemon markings: there are rough- and smooth-haired varieties. Also called: Jack Russell terrier
[named after John Russell (1795–1883), English clergyman who developed the breed]

Jack Russell

- A type of terrier—not recognized as a distinct breed— named for the Rev. John Russell (1795-1883) of Devonshire.
See also related terms for terrier.
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The animals - three pugs, a Jack Russell terrier cross and a French bulldog - vanished from the care of the Sutton Coldfieldbased pet sitter in June.
A DOG sank its teeth into the neck of a Jack Russell in front of its horrified owner in a sickening attack in Bootle.
Take a few days ago, for example, when a very irate chap ploughed into my consulting room with his Jack Russell terrier.
MY seven-year-old female Jack Russell hides her eyes from sunlight and electric lights by putting her head under cushions.
Mela, a three-month-old Jack Russell Terrier, was reported stolen toCheshire policeafter a thief made off with her during a walk on Badgers Avenue inCrewe on Friday, January 4 at 1pm.
England's Jack Russell did so against South Africa at Johannesburg in the year 1995, whereas South Africa's AB de Villiers had catches of 11 Pakistanis at the same ground in 2013.
Mr Fahy added the Jack Russell was dumped in a secluded area of the Church of the Resurrection in Ballinfoyle.
Three of the pets - two German shepherds and a Jack Russell - were in such a pitiful state at the house that they had to be put to sleep to end their suffering.
Her attention was caught by a woman in a T-shirt with the wording 'when I die my Jack Russell gets everything' written on it.
Belle One-year-old Jack Russell Terrier from Torbrex, owned by Laura Brown
The RSPCA are currently caring for theeight-week-old Jack Russell pups who were found abandoned at Coundon Hall Park, in Waste Lane,by a member of the public earlier this month.
THE first case of Alabama rot has been confirmed in the south Wales Valleys after a Jack Russell died from complications related to the disease.