Rat Terrier Breed Information

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Showdog.com Breed Since Monday, October 01, 2007
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
11 247 274 6.0 15 3

Schedule of Points

Sex 1 2 3 4 5
Dogs 2 3 4 5 6
Bitches 2 3 4 5 6

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 Chittery3 send a message to Chittery3send message 3 minutes ago
2 High Plains Kennel send a message to High Plains Kennelsend message 52 minutes ago
3 TinyTerrorsII send a message to TinyTerrorsIIsend message 10 hours ago
4 RatDogs send a message to RatDogssend message 38 minutes ago
5 Breezing By Kennels send a message to Breezing By Kennelssend message 2 hours ago
6 Raistlins send a message to Raistlinssend message 11 hours ago
7 airblu send a message to airblusend message 4 minutes ago

Breed Scale of Points

Trait Importance
Head 20
Forequarter 5
Hindquarter 5
Gait 10
Top Neck and Back 10
Coat 15
Size 10
Feet 5
General 20
Breed Colors
Apricot & White 5%
Black & White 5%
Black Tri 20%
Blue & White 5%
Blue Fawn & White 5%
Blue Tri 5%
Chocolate & White 5%
Chocolate Tri 5%
Fawn & White 5%
Lemon & White 5%
Pearl & White 5%
Pearl Tri 5%
Red & White 5%
Red White & Sable 5%
Silver & White 5%
Tan & White 5%
White 5%
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Lifespan
Lifespan refers to the earliest age (in months) that Rat Terrier dogs can die on Showdog.com
"General" Factor
The "General" factor takes into account such things as show shine and temperament in addition to the other genetic traits.
Did you know?
In the American Kennel Club, a dog needs 15 points to become a Champion, with each win gaining anywhere from zero to five points depending on the number of dogs competing and the area where the show is held.