Breed : Not Akc Recognized
Weight: 3-10 lbs
Height: 6-12 inches
Color(s): Variety of colors that include fawn, black, white, cream; may be solid or sabled
Peek-A-Pom Dog Breed Information:
The peekapom which is also known as pominese came to existence by the crossing of two breeds. Pekingese and Pomeranian, they usually are known as a designer dog but they are not as popular as the other crosses.
The well trained peekapom is obedient sturdy and well mannered they have an intelligent and lively attitude and expression. they are brave and loyal. The peekapom is very confident and love to go outside independently. they do not do well if they are left alone for some time. Loneliness and boreness will lead them to be aggressive and destructive in behavior and will start barking consistently. They are good with older and well mannered children. This dog breed does well with other pets and small animals they have been raised with. They are very protective and alert of strangers and can alert their family if they listen to any out of the ordinary sound.
This dog breed has a double coat, the outer coat is long and profuse the under coat is short and dense. Make this breed socialized in their early age this breed will not respond to heavy and harsh methods of training. training should be done with fairness patience and calmness this breed is good for apartment living and also does good indoors, they enjoy spending time with family and play with them, daily brushing is recommended to avoid harsh and dead hair on their body, bathing should be done with a dry shampoo while mandatory dental treatment is needed to prevent a tooth loss.
Peek-A-Pom Health and Diseases:
Generally a healthy breed of dogs, they may be prone to such health issues as eye problems, luxating patella, hip dysplasia, epilepsy, and hypoglycemia.