ANIMAL LIFE EXPECTANCY!

PARSON RUSSELL TERRIER

Picture of a parson russell terrier
LIFE SPAN: 15 years
Breed Name: Parson Russell Terrier
Group: Terrier
Origin: England
Terrier Du Reverend Russell

HISTORY

The Parson Russell Terrier was named for the Reverend John Russell, a 19th century parson with a passion for hunting. The breed was recognized by the United Kennel Club in March of 1991 as the Jack Russell Terrier; and the breed name was changed to Parson Russell Terrier on April 23, 2008.