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Group Toy Dogs (KC)
History A 16th century lapdog. Breed almost died out during World War II
Colours Any colour or combination of colours.
Temperament Affectionate, lively, intelligent,
Weight 25 - 33 cm in height and 4 - 8 Kg in weight. Males and females are generally within the same size ranges.
Problems An alround healthy breed, although like many other toy breeds may suffer from dislocating kneecaps. May also suffer from eye problems.
Living Conditions Priority for this breed is to be with owner as often as possible. Very adaptable breed which will be happy in country house or town apartment.
Requirements Will get by on standard daily walk and certainly enjoy longer walks with a more active owner or family.
Training Requirements They do well at obedience training. they are strong willed and do best with encouraging reward based training.
Life Expectancy 13 -14 years.
Grooming They have a long fine coat which needs brushing everyday to prevent tangles. Alot of owners go for the short puppy clip, which requires less maintenance but still needs a daily brush.
CompleteDogsGuide Comment Known in the past as a designer lapdog. Very adaptable to where it lives and also as in regards to whether with single owners or larger families. They do require daily grooming.
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