• Terrier Breeds

    Rat Terrier Hypoallergenic

    Are Rat Terriers Hypoallergenic? Reasons to Adopt Rat Terriers For Family Members With Allergies Are rats hypoallergenic? If so, there are a few reasons why. If your family suffers from allergies, a rat is an excellent choice. Despite its name, the rat is a very small dog and is very easy to train to be hypoallergenic. Read on to learn more. It is an American breed that originated as a farm dog and hunting companion. Its ancestry is related to the feists, small dogs that hunt by scent. They were common on family farms during the 1920s and 1930s. The American Kennel Club, however, recognizes the breed as rare. Since…