Facts & Origin
Jack Russell Terrier and Miniature Pinscher Mix - a hybrid breed.
Miniature Pinscher and Jack Russell Terrier mix dog. Great with children, housebroken, barks very little.
|Origin||England - Germany|
|Life expectancy||12 - 16 years|
|FCI group||not recognised|
|AKC group||not recognised|
|KC group||not recognised|
Attitude, character and temperament of the breed
Possible character traits of Jack Russell Terrier and Miniature Pinscher mix - Such is probably his nature.
The Miniature Pinscher is a fearless, independent and brave little dog. He is very curious by nature and loves to explore his surroundings. Miniature Pinschers are also known to be quite stubborn, which can sometimes make raising them a challenge.
The Jack Russell Terrier is a small, energetic and persistent breed. They are intelligent dogs that are quick learners, but can also be stubborn and willful. Jack Russells are full of energy and need plenty of exercise to stay happy and healthy.
A Miniature Pinscher-Jack Russell Terrier mix is a cross between these two breeds. This mixed breed can inherit the best traits of both parents, making it an active, intelligent and fearless little dog. Like both of their parents, they need plenty of exercise and stimulation to be happy. Mixed breeds can also be headstrong and stubborn, so patience and consistency in training are the keys to success.
What diseases can occur in Jack Russell Terrier and Miniature Pinscher mix.
The Jack Russell Terrier-Miniature Pinscher mix breed is a cross between a Jack Russell Terrier and a Miniature Pinscher. These two breeds are relatively healthy, but there are some health issues you should watch out for if you own one of these mixed breeds.
One of the most common health problems in Jack Russell Terriers is Legg-Calve-Perthes disease, a condition that affects the blood supply to the head of the femur. This can lead to pain, lameness and eventually arthritis.
Miniature Pinschers are susceptible to von Willebrand disease, a blood clotting disorder. This can be a serious problem if your dog is injured and needs surgery.
Both breeds are also prone to deafness, so it is important to have your dog's hearing checked regularly.
Although the Jack Russell Terrier Miniature Pinscher mix breed is generally healthy, there are some health issues to watch out for.
What does this mixed breed look like?
Jack Russell Terrier Miniature Pinscher mix has smooth and shiny coat. The color of the coat is mostly white, with black and brown markings. The coat is low maintenance and does not require much grooming.
What are breed characteristics of this mix dog?
A Jack Russell Terrier Dwarf Pinscher mix usually weighs between 5-10 kg and is 20-30 cm tall. They have a short, compact body and a square head. Their coat is typically white with black or brown markings and they have erect ears.
Cataracts are still one of the most common causes of blindness, even in dogs.
Often occurs in old age.
Ataxia (from Greek ἀταξία ataxia 'disorder' 'irregularity') is a generic term in medicine for various disorders of movement coordination. Ataxia can occur even when there is no paralysis (paresis), that is, when there is normal muscle strength.
Canine atopic dermatitis or environmental allergy is characterized by itching with scratching, biting, and rubbing of the face, paws, and belly
Dermatophytosis (synonym dermatophytosis, from ancient Greek τὸ δέρμα derma, German 'skin' and ancient Greek φυτόν phyton, German 'plant') or tinea (Latin for 'woodworm', 'moth') is a skin fungal disease caused by specific fungi (dermatophytes).
May be associated with some other diseases.
Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease (aseptic femoral head necrosis) is a growth disorder of the femoral head.
Lenticular and patella luxation occur in some breeds and affect the eye.
Degenerative myelopathies of dogs are a series of slowly progressing neurological diseases associated with destruction of the spinal cord. These diseases are associated with slowly progressive movement disorders of the hindquarters.
Very often, unfortunately, small and thin breed suffering from permanent nervousness.
Persistent tremors can be very common in small breeds, and are often psychological.
A cross between a Jack Russell Terrier and a Miniature Pinscher is a mixed breed dog that is the result of crossing a Jack Russell Terrier with a Miniature Pinscher.
The appearance of these dogs may vary, but they generally inherit the physical characteristics of both parent breeds. This means that they will probably have a small to medium sized body, a short, smooth and easy to groom coat and erect ears.
These dogs usually weigh between 5-10 kg and are 20-30 cm tall.
The average life expectancy of these dogs is between 10 and 15 years.
Yes, these dogs can make great pets for families with older children. They are usually very affectionate and loving towards their owners and are good guard dogs.