Dog Breed profiles

Lowchen Breed Profile

Lowchen fact file

KC Group: toy
Size: small
Good with children?: yes recommended
Exercise requirement: little
Good guard dogs?: would bark
Moulting level: low
Grooming: moderate
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.

Lowchen Character

Full of energy and enthusiasm, the Lowchen is affectionate and merry with a gentle temperament toward children.

Lowchen Size

The Breed Standard specifies a height of 25-33cm.

Lowchen Health

Good, there are no reported major hereditary disorders in the breed.

Lowchen Special Care

Their eyes and ears should be checked regularly

Remember! All breed profiles are general and every dog is an individual.