Jackapoo

Crossbreed, Small

Doesn't moult much

Not good for first time owners

Part of the Poodle cross boom, the Jackapoo combines the intelligence of the Poodle with the energy and playfulness of the Jack Russell Terrier.

FACT SHEET

Attractive to ...

People looking for a clever, high-energy quirky looking dog that they don't mind having to keep busy. Jackapoos love a job to do!

Not the best for ...

Owners looking for a hypoallergenic dog. There are no guarantees that the coat of a Jackapoo won't trigger a reaction in allergy sufferers.

Aliases

Jackadoodle, Jackapoodle, Jack A Poo, Jackapoo, Jackpoo, Poojack

Origin

United States

Size

Small
Small - but bigger than most cats

Exercise Needs

Medium (About an hour)
Doesn't have to be a solid hour, you can give them lots of short walks.

Coat

variable (smooth, curlyshort)

Shedding

Doesn't moult much
But all dogs shed dander so if you're allergic, make sure you'll be ok

Life expectancy

13 years

Good first dog?

Maybe

Trustpilot

Tailwise is consistently rated as Excellent

AS FEATURED IN

FT Sifted
Evening Standard
BBC Radio 4
Daily Mirror

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