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The Australian Terrier is a thoroughbred jumper. This in contrasts with the Griffon who lives a big part of his/her life on his / her hind legs to get attention.

Stairs in your house can be dangerous. The Australian Terrier is courageous and without thinking, he or she will be jumping from the stairs instead of just walking down.

Both breeds are very athletic and need daily a fair amount of free movement.

It is striking that when the Australian Terrier get the chance, these dogs live at the eye level from the owner.
Effortless the Australian Terrier jumps on chairs, benches, tables and over fences etc.
Also in the game, this breed is a real jumper.