Rat Terrier Rescue Information: The Rat Terrier is a small breed of hunting dog also sometimes known as a Feist. Rat Terriers are vivacious, playful, and bold. This breed is great with children. Adult Rat Terriers adapt well to adoption. To One Dog, You May Just Be the World Rat Terrier ResQ, Inc. is a national all-volunteer Rat Terrier rescue group committed to saving Rat Terriers in need. These dogs are special loving creatures and, at times, end up with people who don’t understand them. is a National rescue group, dedicated to helping Rat Terriers in need. As any breed grows in popularity, there is always the chance that some dogs will find themselves. About New Rattitude. New Rattitude is made up of Rat Terrier lovers all over the country who join together to help as many Ratties as we can. Our members and volunteers work to rescue these dogs and place them in our nationwide network of private foster homes, where they are cared for until we are able to place them into screened and approved permanent adoptive homes.
All adoption fees go toward rescue and care of Rat Terriers in need. While New Rattitude’s mission is to rescue Rat Terriers including dogs that are predominantly Rat Terrier, we occasionally end up with dogs that had been misidentified in the shelter, and the breed designation for each dog below is based on New Rattitude’s best. American Rat Terrier Rescue Corporation, ARTR Corp., is devoted to the rescue, rehabilitation and re-homing of rat terriers of all ages.Upon entering ARTR Corp.'s care, each rescue is evaluated for general health and inoculated against distemper, corona, bordetella, paravirus, parvo and rabies. Rat Terrier Club of America’s Rescue Position Statement The Rat Terrier Club of America Board of Directors considers the rescue needs for our breed within this country to be very serious. One of the responsibilities that parent club’s encounter is that which comes with the much needed rescue efforts throughout our country. At this time.