Fred – Jack Russell Terrier
Breed: Jack Russell Terrier cross
More information about this dog
Fred is a Jack Russell Terrier & one of our mature models. He is 14″ to the shoulder & liver & tan colouring with a white face. Fred’s main asset is his good looks – he really is the classic ‘silver fox’ – but he also has a cheeky personality that charms everyone he works with – he is the master of the head tilt.
Pet Acting / Modelling Ability
As befits his age, Fred’s wild youth is behind him & while he still has lots of enthusiasm for acting and modelling, taking things steady is the name of the game for Fred.
Fred is suitable to model with other species as he does not chase. He takes direction well, from actors & the director as well as his handler. This little dog prefers out-door work but can work in studios. As well as being a trick dog he will model clothing & accessories as well as carry items in his mouth. He is an obedient worker that aims to please & while he prefers a clear brief he can be flexible with the right motivation. As a clicker trained dog he will work for food, toys & the love of the camera.
Fred can work with other adults, older children & other well-trained dogs.
Get a beer from the fridge
Tidy up (put things in a container)
Target with either paw and or nose
Go to sleep
Get in a box
Run along a narrow beam
Turn on a slightly less narrow beam
Go to a mark
Comp obedience exercises
Bark and/or growl on cue
Fred is trained to a high standard through pet obedience training via the Kennel Club Good Citizen Award scheme & has been awarded his Gold Certificate. He has his Novice Trick Title through Do More With Your Dog. He has a high level of basic obedience & pick up new tricks easily. His owner is a professional dog trainer so with notice can train Fred to learn new skills.
Dog Acting / Modelling Experience
He has experience in television, as well as photo-shoots for books & magazines.
Fred is great with people, very enthusiastic greeter & a suitable pet talent for most roles according to his capabilities.