Chow Chow

  • Size

    Medium/Large
  • Height

    Males - 19 to 22 inches at the withers
    Females - 18 to 20 inches at the withers
  • Weight

    Males - 57 to 70 lbs.
    Females - 44 to 55 lbs.
  • Coat

    Medium
  • Color

    Red, black, blue, cinnamon, or cream
  • Energy

    Medium
  • Activities

    Obedience, Rally Obedience, Conformation
  • Indoor/Outdoor

    Both
  • Suitable for Children

    No

A regal breed with strong muscles and heavy bone, the Chow Chow is an ancient breed from northern China. Though affectionate and devoted to his family, the Chow Chow is somewhat independent and stubborn. An excellent guard dog, the Chow Chow requires early socialization, training and daily exercise. The breed’s thick double coat requires regular grooming and bathing.

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