Country of Origin
The Chinese Chongqing dog is an ancient and unique breed. The origin is Chongqing, which is located in the southwestern region of China. This breed is considered rare even in China.
Height: 14-19.5 inches; Weight: 33-54 pounds
The Chongqing Dog has a short, hard coat. It is harsh to the touch. The fur on the neck and cheek is somewhat dense and long, while the fur on the back is relatively sparse.
The Chongqing Dog is noble, loyal and brave. They are direct and courageous, alert and intelligent.
The Chongqing Dog is calm and confident, aloof with strangers, affectionate with family and trustworthy with children. They may be aggressive so early socialization is required.
Their short coat requires minimal routine brushing and baths should be given only when necessary.
This breed requires time and consistency in their training.
The Chongqing Dog requires at least 30 minutes of vigorous exercise each day. They are a natural hunter and should not be allowed to roam without supervision.