Rat Terriers are a particular American dog breed of dogs having a
varied and rich background. The name of this particular breed comes
from the occupation of its ancestors, who were brought by the British
migrants to the US for rat pit gambling. Rat Terriers were developed
from crosses of some extinct species like Whippets, Smooth fox
Terriers, Manchester Terriers and English white Terriers. The breed has
also known to be cherished loyal and efficient killers of the vermin on
American farms in the 20th century.
These particular breed of dogs are well muscled and have a deep chest
with solid neck, strong shoulders and powerful legs. Although the
bodies of Rat Terriers are compact, they are also meaty. Free Rat
Terriers puppies have upright ears, which are always erect symbolizing
that they are always erect.
You can find free Rat terriers puppies available in different colors
including sables, pearls, chocolate, white, red, tri-spotted, black,
red brindle and solid red. Small puppies of Rat Terriers are
born with either short or full length tails.
Rat Terriers are very intelligent, loving and alert dogs. Many people
own free Rat Terriers puppies, since they make an excellent companion
and are good with children. These breed of dogs are very quick and
playful while the temperament is pure terrier. Rat Terrier puppies are
easy to train, since they are well-mannered dogs. They can be excellent
swimmers because they have no problem with water. This makes them
helpful in different hunting expeditions and terrier work.