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Chinese Crested


Overview

Adult Size

  • Small
  • Tiny

Amount of Shedding

  • Sheds Little
  • Sheds Nearly Not at All

Appropriate Environment

  • Apartment
  • Fenced In Yard
  • House

Behavior if Left Alone

  • Better Not to Leave Alone Very Long
  • Doesn’t Like Being Left Alone
  • Wrong Dog to Leave Alone

Breed Group

  • Toy Group

Coat Length

  • Hairless
  • Medium Coat

Coat Quality

  • Silky Coat

Colors

  • Apricot
  • Black
  • Black & Tan
  • Black & White
  • Black White & Tan
  • Blue
  • Brown
  • Chocolate
  • Cream
  • Palomino
  • Pink
  • Pink & Chocolate
  • Pink & Slate
  • Red
  • Sable
  • Silver
  • Slate
  • White
  • White & Black
  • White & Chocolate

Drools

  • Doesn’t Really Drool

Energy Level

  • Get Up? Me?

Exercise Needs

  • Rarely Needs Exercise

Full Grown Height

  • 10-13″

Full Grown Weight

  • 06-10lbs
  • 11-15lbs

General Health

  • Healthy Breed
  • Pretty Healthy Breed

Good Choice for New Dog Owners

  • Good Dog for Your First Dog

Good Dog for Cold Weather?

  • Doesn’t Do Well in Cold Weather
  • Wrong Dog for Cold Weather

Good Dog for Hot Weather?

  • Can Manage in Hot Weather
  • Tolerates Hot Weather Well

Good With Children?

Grooming

Intelligence

Personality

Playfulness

Recommended OFA Tests

Social Behavior with Dogs

Top Life Expectancy