Hybrid Breed

Japanese Chin + Pomeranian


Japanese Chin and Pomeranian Mix - a hybrid breed

The Japanese Chin and Pomeranian Mix is a popular and very handsome breed. They are intelligent extremely affectionate dogs that love to be the center of attention. As a mixed breed, they inherit the characteristics and traits of their parents, both externally and evolutionarily. They are small, have a long hairy coat and facial features similar to those of the Japanese Chin. Their temperament is charming, agreeable and energetic, which makes them ideal companion dogs. Although they don't have much stamina, they are still very adaptable to different types of weather and environments. This makes them a great pet for people of all ages.

Alternate Name Pochinese
Origin Japan - Germany
Life expectancy 12 - 16 years
Care requirements high-maintenance
Activity level low
FCI group not recognised
AKC group not recognised
KC group not recognised

Possible character traits of Chineranian - Such is probably its nature.

The Japanese Chin and Pomeranian mixed breed, also known as the Pochinese, is a hybrid dog that comes from either a Japanese Chin or Pomeranian cross. They come in a great variety of colors and possess a wonderful and graceful personality. Despite their small bodies, these dogs possess the energy and courage of larger dogs.

Pochineses are lively and loyal companions who are very affectionate to their families. They are intelligent and quick learners, but at the same time very gentle. Whether they love to play with other dogs, cuddle with people, go for walks, or prefer to curl up anywhere at home, this breed has something for everyone. They seek closeness with people and enjoy being petted.

Even though this hybrid dog already has many advantages due to its size, such as the fact that it doesn't need much space, you should keep in mind that it still needs regular exercise to be healthy and happy. Since Chineranian are quite small, it is recommended to walk them in a safe place without many distractions to minimize the risk of an accident.

This mixed breed is very adaptable, but they should be handled on their territory to avoid possible accidents that can occur due to over-exertion. Pochineses have a very rough coat, so regular brushing and grooming is necessary to keep the coat healthy.

Chineranian are a very cute, small and intelligent breed that can be a loyal friend and partner for all circumstances. If you give the love and attention that these hybrid dogs need, they will be loyal companions and friends for a lifetime.

What diseases can occur in Japan Chin and Pomeranian mix.

The Chineranian is a popular and cute mix of two small dog breeds. While they don't usually have serious illnesses, it's important for owners to know the possible diseases and health problems these hybrid dogs are associated with.

One of the most common problems in Japanese Chin Pomeranian mixes is luxation of the kneecap. This is a condition in which the kneecap slips out of its normal position in the knee joint. The luxation can cause instability or lameness of the affected leg. Other common health problems in this breed include respiratory disease due to a congenital anatomical structure, allergies, heart disease, and eye problems such as cataracts or glaucoma.

Since most of these conditions are hereditary, dog owners can monitor their pet's condition through regular health checks and tests to reduce the risk of disease. It is also advisable to choose a diet that is related to the specific needs of the Japan Chin- Pomeranian mix and contains vitamins and minerals that help support the overall health of the animal.

All in all, Chineranian are usually very healthy and long-lived dogs. If they are cared for and maintained regularly, they are robust and can live full lives for many years. By keeping an eye on potential health issues, owners* can ensure that their hybrid dog stays as healthy and happy as possible.

A Chineranian has a short, thicker coat that is usually gray or black. It can also have brown, cream or white color variations, depending on the parent's initial color. Similar to its parent breeds, a Japanese Chin and Pomeranian mix also has a silky undercoat and soft top coat. The hair growth is very dense and the hair is of medium length, often with waves and curves. They tend to have a long coat on the face, ears, and legs, which gives the dog a sweet appearance. This mixed breed has robust and powerful health and requires regular grooming. Regular brushing is necessary to avoid matting, and certain medical needs should also be taken care of to maintain their health.

What are breed characteristics of this mix dog?

A mixed breed of a Japanese Chin and Pomeranian looks like a small Spitz dog. It has a long, straight tail and a round, mischievous face with large fluffy ears and blue, black or brown eyes.

The body is small and muscular and they have soft, thick fur. The back of the dog is wider than its head and reaches a head-torso length of 18 to 24 cm. The weight of such a dog ranges from 2.25 to 5 kg.

Fur length long
Fur flat coated
Ear shape Floppy Ear - Standing Ears
Tail rolled up
Anatomy slim, slim, square
Size ♀ 12 - 27 cm
Weight ♀ 1 - 7 kg
Size ♂ 17 - 27 cm
Weight ♂ 1 - 7 kg
Suitable For Beginner, Children, Seniors, Seniors
  • Cataract

    Cataracts are still one of the most common causes of blindness, even in dogs.

  • Eye diseases

    Often occur with allergies and intolerances.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Elbow dysplasia (ED)

    Elbow joint dysplasia is a chronic disease complex of the elbow joint of fast growing dog breeds.

  • Numbness

    Often occurs in old age.

  • Heart disease

    Can occur frequently in dogs and can sometimes be treated with medication.

  • Patellar luxation

    Patellar luxation is the term used to describe a displacement of the kneecap, which is one of the most common causes of lameness in dogs.

  • A Pomeranian-Japan Chin Mongrel usually has good health, but they can be prone to respiratory problems and dental issues.

  • They require little space and can be kept in a small apartment.

  • They have a silky, fluffy coat and need regular brushing and combing. They shed moderately.

  • Yes, they are very active dogs and love to play and exercise with their owners*.

  • Yes, this breed is well behaved and easily trained.

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