There aren’t many things on the planet that are cuter than a Jack Russell Terrier puppy. In honour of that, we at The Jack Russell Terrier, thought it was only appropriate to dedicate a whole section to the cute little furballs! On this page, you will find everything you need to know to care for your new Jack Russell puppy. Everything from puppy introduction guides, feeding your puppy, puppy socialisation to guides on puppy vaccinations. Oh and we also have some links to some seriously cute Jack Russell puppy photos!
Yes Jack Russell puppies are super cute! They are also a huge commitment, as is any breed of puppy. They may start out as yipping, yappy, nipping, pooping, peeing whirlwinds of fun but it’s your responsibility to turn them into healthy, happy and safe dogs. Not TOO much to ask then, huh?
An introduction to getting a Jack Russell puppy
So you have made the decision to get a Jack Russell puppy or perhaps thinking about it? Yay! You won’t regret it! You have just made the best decision of your life. Jack Russell’s are adorable, cute and just fantastic. Their super high intellect and zest for life make them a fantastic best friend or addition to the family. However puppies are also a huge commitment. Is getting a puppy right for me? What do I need to do before I bring my puppy home? These are the kind of questions we will be answering in the articles below:
- Is getting a puppy right for you?
- Adoption versus buying from a breeder
- Introducing a new puppy to your current dog
- Tips on Introducing cats and puppies
- What is the correct age to get a puppy
- How to puppy-proof your home
- Jack Russell terrier puppy tips
Training a Jack Russell Terrier puppy
Just taken in a new Jack Russell puppy into your home? Need some answers quick? One of the first things I am sure you will notice is the fact that they pee everywhere! To begin with there are some very handy tips and training you should do right away to make it more manageable to have a puppy in your home. Also below there are some great articles to help train and socialise your Jack Russell Terrier puppy to ensure they grow up into happy, healthy Jack Russell adults.
- Jack Russell puppy tips
- When is the best time to start training a puppy
- How to teach your puppy their name
- Best dog treats for training puppies
- Basic commands and cues to train a puppy
- Training your puppy to sit
- House training your puppy
Jack Russell Puppy Socialization
Properly socializing your Jack Russell puppy is one of the most important things you must do and makes all the difference to their behaviour and character in later life. There is a certain age that is the best time to socialize a Jack Russell puppy.
Feeding a Jack Russell Puppy
Feeding a Jack Russell puppy maybe a little daunting. Please don’t worry if you feel a bit overwhelmed. It happens to all of us! Below you will find some really helpful information on what is the best food for puppies. Food for puppies is slightly different than for adult dogs as they need special requirements such as protein, calcium and calories.
- Feeding a puppy
- Best puppy food
- Best high end puppy food