Breed group : Non-Sporting, Terrier
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GENERALBreed group: Non-Sporting, Terrier Type: Hybrid
Talent: Agility, Guarding, Jogging, Watchdog
PHYSICALSize: Small Weight: 10-25 pounds Fur length: Ears: Pointy Fur type: Straight
Fur Color: Black & White, Brown & White, White / Cream
ATTRIBUTESLife Expectancy: 12-15 years Rarity: Common Availability: Easily available
Climate: Good for every climate
The Eskijack is a mix between a purebred American Eskimo and a purebred Jack Russell Terrier. They are called hybrid dogs due to their origination from two different pure breeds. These dogs are small in size with an average height and weight of 10 to 15 inches and 10-25 pounds respectively when crossed with Miniature American Eskimo. They are athletic, energetic and very loving and affectionate dogs that need lots of physical activities. They are loyal to their family and can be vocal.
They are found primarily in white colour with or without cream or tan markings.
Their coat can be rough and wiry to smooth and dense depending upon which breed the take after.
The Eskijack dogs are very lively and energetic dogs that are very loving and affectionate to their family. These dogs are friendly, social and caring with children although early socialization is a must! They can get along with other dogs and pets in the family with proper training. These hybrids can be of high energy and may require lots of physical activities. They can fit into apartment life as long as their exercise needs are properly met. They are very good dogs to have as family pets but early training is a must!
They may have a tendency to chase after smaller animals. It can be controlled through early age socialization and obedience training.
They are intelligent dogs but stubborn to some extent and will need a firm and consistent trainer.
Their high energy and drive makes them very active dogs and they will need to not only go for daily walks but also to play and run in a fenced area.