Behavior Problems Solved!Jack Russell book cover
The Complete Jack Russell Training Solution Is Here

If you want to learn more about training and controlling your Jack Russell, my ebook is bound to save you hours of training trial and error and relieve a lot of stress from the process:  The Jack Russell Lover's Ultimate Guide to Training  comes complete with a full chapter on mix breeds. 

How far can a 7 years old jack Russell run ?

by -

I have a 7 years old jack Russell and I took her for a run
She ran about 1-2 miles and didn't feel like running anymore so I took her home
She has been low in energy ever since
I provided her with water and shelter I also carried her home when she did not want to walk anymore
She is abit overweight so I decided to bring her for that run

Did I do something wrong or does she have some illness ?

Comments for How far can a 7 years old jack Russell run ?

Average Rating starstarstarstarstar

Click here to add your own comments

Mar 10, 2014
I've run 8-9 miles with my JRT
by: Runs with Dogs

Mine will run with me off in the trails for 8-9 miles no problem. I've never run less then 3 mi with her.

Nov 03, 2013
Jack Russell running
by: Brett

I think you might have gone a little bit too far for your Jack especially because she's a little over weight. Maybe next time try to build up slowly - maybe a half mile to start and then slowly but surely add on more. I'm a little overweight and out of shape and if I tried to run 2 miles it would definitely kick my butt too! Also to be on the safe side, check her paws to make sure she didn't injure herself by stepping on something sharp. Otherwise, she probably needs a little time rest and recuperate.

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Jack Russell Questions and Answers Forum.