Here are some of the best full grown Rat Terrier pictures. There is such a variety of terriers, and I just want to let you all know about each and every one! Rat Terriers originate from Great Britain, and they were originally a mix of Smooth Fox Terriers and the Manchester Terriers. Once they were brought to America, further breeding was performed. Once again, the rat terrier was bred with the smooth fox terrier, beagle, and the whippet.
The Rat Terrier is a fit and strong dog for their size, they are alert and weary of strangers. Their intelligence and loving personality makes them an ideal candidate for any family. If you are looking for a small watchdogs Rat Terriers are perfect for the job. Rat Terriers will come in different sizes including standard, medium and toy. Standard Rat Terriers can weigh up to 35 pounds, medium sized Rat Terriers can weight up to 8 pounds and the toy size weighs up to 6 pounds.
Rat Terriers make good apartment dogs, they are easy to groom and only requires at least 30 minutes of exercise in their daily lives. Rat terriers are very smart learners and very attentive compared to other Terrier breeds. They are easy to train and can be taught many tricks in a short amount of time. They make good hunting dogs and are excellent swimmers, they will follow their masters in what ever they do. Their life expectancy is very high in the canine world, they can live up to 18 years old. Rat Terriers will make wonderful long term canine companions.
Wondering what a Rat Terrier looks like? Here are some beautiful quality full grown Rat Terrier pictures that you may not find else where. These are full grown Rat terrier pictures only, Rat Terrier puppy pictures will be followed by another post.
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