MyDogDNA Breed Data: Jack Russell Terrier vs Parson Russell Terrier

Both Jack Russell Terriers and Parson Russell Terriers are small, white terriers with black and/or brown markings. These breeds were initially created for bolting fox from their dens during hunts. Both breeds have stayed quite true to their original character of being bold, active, highly driven dogs by being excellent family pets at the same time.

Hyperuricosuria – test validated for Schapendoes!

Clinical validations of hyperuricosuria in Schapendoes are now complete and we have concluded, that the mutation causing hyperuricosuria in many breeds causes disease also in Schapendoes. The DNA-test for hyperuricosuria is included in the MyDogDNA testing panel for Schapendoes.