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Height: 10 - 13 inches; Weight: 12-18 pounds
Abundant and dense, with longer hair on the neck, shoulders, chest and back of rear legs.
Alert, loyal, and is insatiably inquisitive.The breed will impress you with its personable ways and unending energy.
The breeds temperament shows it to be a positive dog, exhibiting very strong likes and dislikes, capable of making a decision about a situation.The breed is fond of children if properly socialized and supervised and frequently will attach itself to the children of the family, becoming their loving, loyal and watchful companion.
Comb or brush the coat regularly with a firm bristle brush, dry shampoo when necessary.
Training must begin early as he is intelligent, curious and stubborn and doesn't like to come when he is called.
Suited for city or country living. The breed does best with a fenced back yard and plenty of exercise.