The Rat Terrier has sometimes been described as having a dual personality. He is a fearless, tenacious hunter with seemingly unlimited energy. When he is not hunting, however, the Rat Terrier is an exceptionally friendly companion, getting along well with children, other dogs, and even cats.
|Life Span:||12 to 17 years|
|Color:||Tri- or bi-colored with white base predominant and any spot color acceptable; tan or rust point preferred; brindle, merle and any solid color other than white not allowed|
|Coat:||Short, dense and smooth.|
|Grooming:||Weekly brushing. Routine nail cutting and teeth cleaning.|
|Height:||The United Kennel Club recognizes two size varieties: the Miniature, which should not exceed 13 inches at the withers, and the Standard, which is over 13 inches but not to exceed 18 inches at the withers.|
|Weight:||Typically, 10 to 28 pounds. Weight depends on the size of the individual dog. However, the UKC standard clearly states that this is a working terrier and should be maintained in hard, muscular condition.|
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