Ratonero Bodeguero Andaluz/ Spanish Jack Russell

Life expectancy

14 years

Age adult

11 months

Height (Shoulder height)

39 cm


6 kg

Coat texture

short-haired / smooth

Coat color

white,tricolor, points

Common illnesses

patellar dislocation / allergies

Food expenses per month in €

about € 20

Suitable for children

Rather yes

Needs a garden

Rather not

Hunting motivated / needs alternative employment

Rather yes

First dog suitable

Rather not

Allergy friendly

Rather not


Very atletic


Needs much attention

Care and grooming

Low grooming effort

Eager to learn



Needs a lot of exercise


friendly / alert / active / intelligent

Bred for

hunting dog, hound

Common illnesses

patellar dislocation / allergies

Dog type according to FCI

not FCI approved

FCI description

Not FCI Approved

Short description

The Ratonero Bodeguero Andaluz or Spanish Jack Russell was used to hunt rodent in harbors and warehouses, but also used fo hunting predator game. Nowadays, he is regarded as a family-dog, which needs a lot of attention and exercise but will be a nice companion.

This information is indicative and adheres to the breed standard. Each animal is an individual and has a personal character, as well as its own needs. Thus, a breed is not a guarantee of certain behaviors, etc.