Pitchow:American Pit Bull Terrier and Chow Chow Mix

Hybrid Breed

American Pit Bull Terrier + Chow Chow


American Pit Bull Terrier and Chow Chow Mix - a hybrid breed.

The American Pit Bull Terrier and Chow Chow is a stunning and unique mixed breed. These dogs have a combination of the strong characteristics of both breeds. They are very affectionate and loyal to their owners and are extremely intelligent, lively and loyal companions. Although they are considered strong and alert dogs, they require loving and proper training. When properly trained and socialized, they make great companion and family dogs. The American Pit Bull Terrier and Chow Chow are very energetic dogs that need plenty of daily exercise. Not only are they beautiful to look at, but they also make great friends and family dogs.

Alternate Name -
Origin USA - China
Life expectancy 9 - 15 years
Care requirements low-maintenance - high-maintenance
Activity level average
FCI group not recognised
AKC group not recognised
KC group not recognised

Possible character traits of American Pit Bull Terrier and Chow Chow Mix - Such is probably his nature.

American Pit Bull Terrier Chow Mix is a strong, energetic and affectionate dog. It has a strong personality and great loyalty, which is why most owners of this breed highly appreciate its impressive nature.

This mix possesses the basic characteristics of both the American Pit Bull Terrier and the Chow Chow. The American Pit Bull Terrier values human companionship, is very affectionate and easy to train. He has strong loyalty and combines playfulness with strong intelligence. The Chow Chow, on the other hand, is a more quiet and calm breed with a commanding presence. He is a loyal companion, but has his way and makes decisions on his own in certain situations.

An American Pit Bull Terrier Chow Mix is loyal, playful and a very faithful friend. He is very devoted to his owners* and likes to spend time with his family. He should be trained regularly so that he realizes who is boss. He has a good memory and therefore learns quickly. However, his strong intelligence also requires consistent training so that he does not try to keep his own head.

The mongrel is a beautiful, fearless and energetic dog. He has a friendly and loving disposition that is especially evident when playing and going for walks. With regular visits to the vet and a good grooming schedule, you can create a wonderful relationship between this dog and its owner, based primarily on honesty and love.

An American Pit Bull Terrier Chow Mix is a unique dog that can earn a permanent place in the family. With its open, lively nature, it is an ideal companion. With a lot of love and patience, he can be raised to be a lovable and reliable companion.

What diseases can occur in American Pit Bull Terrier and Chow Chow mix.

American Pit Bull Terrier Chow Chow mixes are a popular hybrid dog breed known for being very lively and loving pets. The mix combines the best characteristics of both breeds: the energetic and powerful Pit Bull and the calm and patient Chow Chow. Although hybridized dogs are usually more prone to diseases than pure breeds, American Pit Bull Terrier Chow Chow hybrids are actually quite healthy, contrary to popular belief. However, there are some diseases that these mixed breeds come with that are important to think about.

Genetic abnormalities are a common problem with pit bull chow mixes. Often due to their vulnerability to genetic disorders, American Pit Bull Terrier Chow Chow mixes can suffer from various diseases and disorders of the genome. These include heart disease, tendon disease, and joint disease. As with many other dog breeds, regular visits to the veterinarian are recommended to detect and treat potential problems early.

It is also important to watch for dental problems in all dog breeds. Some American Pit Bull Terrier Chow Chow mixes have an increased risk of developing tooth decay and gum disease. This is due to the unbalanced dentition that both breeds have. Therefore, it is important for Pit Bull Chow Mixes to get their teeth brushed regularly to avoid major problems.

Stair Elbow Disease is a set of conditions that affect dogs with elliptical shins. Pit Bull Chow Mixes can also be prone to these diseases, although they are less common than in other breeds. These conditions can range from very mild easily treatable conditions to severe orthopedic problems.

Overall, Pit Bull Chow Mixes are usually very healthy and hardy dogs, but you should still watch out for the health issues mentioned above. If you have a Pit Bull Chow mix, you should practice a reasonable amount of prevention to avoid this mixed breed from contracting potential diseases and schedule regular checkups with your veterinarian.

An American Pit Bull Terrier and Chow Chow mixed breed usually has a short, harsh coat. It is usually black, brown or brindle; but all kinds of colors and markings are possible. Its coat is very thick, which makes it look beautiful and soft. His coat is impervious to moisture and retains heat, which keeps him warm in cold weather. He also has a long, layered tail with dense fur that feels good to the touch and moves nicely.

What are breed characteristics of this mix dog?

This mix breed is a compact, well-proportioned dog with a medium-sized head. It has a medium length coat that can come in many colors and textures. The shoulder height is between 41-51 cm and it weighs between 23-31 kg. The body is short and robust with a muscular and firm jaw. The chest is broad and deep and the legs are strong and muscular. The head is round with a long, straight muzzle and strong jaw. The eyes are large and lively, sometimes dark brown, sometimes golden-brown. The ears are set high and have a soft texture. The tail is usually short and thin.

Fur length short - long
Fur flat coated -
Ear shape Tilt-ear - Standing Ears
Tail lang - rolled up
Anatomy muscular, square, square
Size ♀ 43 - 51 cm
Weight ♀ 14 - 30 kg
Size ♂ 45 - 56 cm
Weight ♂ 16 - 30 kg
Suitable For -
  • Hypothyroidism

    Hypothyroidism is a condition in dogs where the thyroid gland does not produce enough thyroid hormones. This can lead to a slowed metabolic rate, weight gain, fatigue, hair loss and other symptoms.

  • Hip dysplasia (HD)

    Hip dysplasia (HD) is a genetic condition in dogs where the hip joint is not shaped properly. This leads to pain, stiffness and restricted movement.

  • Allergies

    Can occur in a number of breeds, regardless of genetic makeup.

  • Shortness of breath

    Difficult breathing can be recognized by the dog's rattling and sometimes accelerated breathing rate.

  • Skin inflammations

    Can be hereditary in certain breeds.

  • Eye infections

    Chronic eye infections can be very painful in dogs and can be treated with medication. In rare cases, the cornea must be treated.

  • The American Pit Bull Terrier and Chow Chow mixed breed is an intelligent, active, friendly and good-natured breed. They are brave, persistent and loyal, but sometimes a little stubborn.

  • This breed can grow more than 45 cm.

  • Yes, Pit Bull Terriers and Chow Chows can be raised together, however, they must be raised gently and consistently to ensure good behavior.

  • No, the breed is not hairless. It has a medium length, dense, thick coat that requires regular brushing.

  • Yes, Pit Bull Terriers and Chow Chows need a lot of attention and affection from their owners. They are very affectionate dogs and love to spend time with their owners.

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