Facts & Origin
Eskimo Chin: The exotic mix of the Japan Chin and American Eskimo Dog.
The Eskimo Chin is a mixed breed dog created by crossing the elegant Japan Chin and the intelligent American Eskimo Dog. These two different breeds give the Eskimo Chin a blend of East Asian grace and North American energy and stamina.
Origin and History
The two parent breeds of the Eskimo Chin both have a remarkable history. The Japan Chin has a rich history in Japanese royalty and was prized for its elegance and charm. On the other hand is the American Eskimo Dog, a member of the Spitz family that was originally bred in Germany and later became popular in North America, both for its working abilities and companionship.
In summary, the Eskimo Chin is an excellent companion dog that does well in both urban and rural environments. With its lovable personality and handsome appearance, the Eskimo Chin is an excellent choice for many dog lovers.
|Origin||USA - Japan|
|Life expectancy||12 - 15 years|
|Activity level||average - low|
|FCI group||not recognised|
|AKC group||not recognised|
|KC group||not recognised|
Attitude, character and temperament of the breed
Possible character traits
The Eskimo Chin is characterized by his intelligence, friendliness and loyalty. He is known for his attachment to his owners and his tendency to follow them everywhere. His intelligence and willingness to please make training relatively easy. However, he can sometimes have an independent streak inherited from the Japan Chin.
Suitability and attitude
The Eskimo Chin is an excellent choice for several types of owners. His small to medium size makes him suitable for apartment living as long as he gets enough exercise and mental stimulation. He gets along well with children and other animals, and his affectionate nature makes him a wonderful companion.
Grooming and health
Grooming the Eskimo Chin includes regular brushing to keep his coat in good condition. His energy level requires daily walks or playtime. In terms of health, it is important to watch for potential hereditary diseases inherited from the parent breeds, including possible eye problems and hip dysplasia.
What does this mixed breed look like?
A small to medium sized dog , the Eskimo Chin has a long, silky coat that can come in a variety of colors including white, black, brown, and blends thereof. His eyes are usually dark and expressive, and his face may have the fine, almost human features of the Japan Chin.
Cataracts are still one of the most common causes of blindness, even in dogs.
Often occur with allergies and intolerances.
Chronic eye infections can be very painful in dogs and can be treated with medication. In rare cases, the cornea must be treated.
An Eskimo Chin is a mixed breed created by crossing two different breeds. It combines the best features of both parents in one dog.
Most are described as small to medium in size.
Yes, Eskimo Chins make excellent family dogs. They are loving, affectionate and very age appropriate.
These dogs should be brushed regularly.