Dog Breed profiles
Lowchen Breed Profile
Lowchen fact file
KC Group: toy
Good with children?: yes recommended
Exercise requirement: little
Good guard dogs?: would bark
Moulting level: low
Jogging partner: yes
Known as the Little Lion Dog due to the preferred cut of their coat, the Lowchen was at one point officially the rarest breed in the world. Now happily increasing in popularity this happy and lively dog has proved itself as a wonderful companion and tough little watchdog.
Full of energy and enthusiasm, the Lowchen is affectionate and merry with a gentle temperament toward children.
The Breed Standard specifies a height of 25-33cm.
Good, there are no reported major hereditary disorders in the breed.
Lowchen Special Care
Their eyes and ears should be checked regularly
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