Bred 80 years ago as a cross between the English Fox Terrier and the Black and Tan Hunter, this young breed is still very fresh in its traits. It’s almost exclusively a hunting dog, known for its tenacity, intelligence, and perseverance. A high-energy breed intended for hunting prey above and below ground, this is a breed for sports enthusiasts or experienced trainers.
1. Jagdterriers 101 – Information, Personality and Characteristics
2. Jagdterrier Temperament and Training
3. Jagdterrier Diet and Feeding
Puppies: Low Fat (~16%), High Fiber (15%), Medium Moisture (13%), 94% Dry Matter, (3800 Kcal)
Adults: High Fat (~16%), High Fiber (15%), Medium Moisture (13%), 94% Dry Matter, (3800 Kcal)
Jagdterriers generally gain: 2 Pounds per week until 26 weeks old.
Hip dysplasia is a common problem with Jagdterriers. Make sure your dog isn’t overweight.
A Jagdterrier with healthy weight will not have any ribs visible. You should be able to run your hands along their side and feel the indivgidual ribs.
*All target numbers are approximate averages. Every dog’s dietary needs and weights will be different. Take into account pregnant or nursing dogs.