in Aww 15 Historical Facts About Jack Russells You Might Not Know by Alice White March 3, 2021, 7:26 pm Facebook Pinterest #7 Back in 1818, John Russell, nicknamed Jack, acquired his most famous dog – a white wire-haired Fox Terrier with brown spots. #8 It was she who became the “mother” for the next generation of Jack Russells, as the owner crossed her with various terriers and other breeds to improve her qualities. #9 Over time, the breed gained popularity among hunters and farmers. Page 3 of 5Previous 12345Next Facebook Pinterest See more Previous article 15 Reasons Why Your Dalmatian is Staring at You Right Now Next article 15 Reasons Why Your French Bulldog is Staring at You Right Now Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * Name * Email * Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.