December 11, 2017

Big Things Come In Small Packages

Big Things Come In Small Packages

Hey there! My name is Jasper and I’m your adoptable dog of the week. I’m a sweet and cuddly Chihuahua and Jack Russell Terrier mix. I was originally brought to the MSPCA in August 2013 because I fell off my owner’s bed and they were unable to care for my medical needs. I had two […]

Meet Boaz

Meet Boaz

Meet your adoptable dog of the week: Boaz. Boaz is a neutered 5 year-old Jack Russell Terrier Mix. Boaz was surrendered to the ARL shelter because his owner’s health has been rapidly declining and was unable to continue to properly care for him. Boaz is a wiggly and happy guy that craves attention. He loves […]

Breed Profile: Jack Russell Terrier

Breed Profile:  Jack Russell Terrier

By Lauren R. Tharp The original “purse dog!”  Long before Paris Hilton was stuffing Chihuahuas into her handbag, Jack Russell Terriers were being toted around in “terrier bags” while their owners traveled around on horseback.  Originally bred in England, the Jack Russell evolved to its current form in Australia.  This faithful outdoorsy breed was first […]