Peek-A-Pom:Pekinese and Pomeranian Mix
Facts & Origin
Pekinese and Pomeranian mix - a hybrid breed
Pekinese and Pomeranian are two of the most popular dog breeds. They are both small, cute and have a lot of energy.
What are breed characteristics of this mix dog?
The Pekinese-Pomeranian mix is a small dwarf dog that usually weighs between 3 and 5 kg. They have a short, compact body with a broad chest and a dense coat that is often light in color. Their head is round and their eyes are large and dark. They have short legs and a short, stubby tail. Their body measurements are typically 25 cm in length and 20 cm in height.
|Origin||China / Germany|
|Life expectancy||12 - 16 years|
|FCI group||not recognised|
|AKC group||not recognised|
|KC group||not recognised|
Attitude, character and temperament of the breed
Possible character traits of Pekinese and Pomeranian mix - Such is probably his nature.
Pekingese and Pomeranian mixes are small, lively dogs that make excellent companion animals. They are alert and curious and often follow their owners around the house. These dogs are also known to be very vocal and will bark at anything that catches their attention.
Pekingese and Pomeranian mixes are generally independent and can be stubborn at times. They need plenty of exercise and stimulation or they can become bored and destructive. These dogs are also known to like to escape, so a secure yard or home is a must.
Pekingese and Miniature Spitz mixes are generally healthy, but like all dogs, they are prone to some health problems. The most common health problems include allergies, eye problems and hip dysplasia.
In terms of character, Pekingese and Pomeranian mixes are loving and affectionate with their family. They also do well with children and other pets. However, these dogs can be territorial and are not suitable for a home with multiple dogs.
Health and breeding information
What diseases can occur in Pekinese and Pomeranian mix.
Pekingese-Pomeranian mixes are small dogs with big personalities. They are also known as "Pekes" or "Poms." These dogs are a cross between a Pekingese and a Pomeranian, two breeds that are very similar in appearance and temperament.
Pekes are loyal, love to cuddle, and make great companions. However, they can also be stubborn and difficult to train. For such small dogs, they are very active and need lots of exercise.
Pekingese-Pomeranian mixes are prone to some of the same health problems as their parent breeds. These include difficulty giving birth, slipped knee joints, skin problems, and patellar luxation. Pekingese Pomeranian mixes are also prone to dental problems, including overcrowded and crooked teeth.
With proper care and nutrition, Pekingese-Pomeranian mixes can live long and happy lives. These dogs make great companions for people of all ages and lifestyles.
What does this mixed breed look like?
The Pekinese-Pomeranian mix is a small dog with a dense, lush coat. The most common colors are black, white, and brown, but there are also Pekinese with cream coats. The coat is dense and soft and needs regular grooming to prevent matting and tangles.
|Ear shape||Triangle - Standing Ears|
|Tail||fanned out - rolled up|
|Anatomy||strong, slim, square|
|Size ♀||12 - 23 cm|
|Weight ♀||2 - 6 kg|
|Size ♂||15 - 23 cm|
|Weight ♂||2 - 6 kg|
|Suitable For||Beginner, Seniors|
Herniated disc in dogs (discopathy). Herniated discs or dachshund paralysis cause dogs severe pain.
Bronchitis in dogs is an inflammation of the lower airways in the area of the bronchi.
Malocclusions of the dentition often occur in dogs with short muzzles.
Shortness of breath
Difficult breathing can be recognized by the dog's rattling and sometimes accelerated breathing rate.
Chronic eye infections can be very painful in dogs and can be treated with medication. In rare cases, the cornea must be treated.
Elbow dysplasia (ED)
Elbow joint dysplasia is a chronic disease complex of the elbow joint of fast growing dog breeds.
Can occur frequently in dogs and can sometimes be treated with medication.
Hip dysplasia (HD)
The hip dysplasia or hip joint dysplasia of the dog (HD) is a maldevelopment of the hip joint.
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.
Often occurs in old age.
A Pekinese-Pomeranian mix is a cross between a Pekinese and a Pomeranian.
A mix of Pekinese and Pomeranian can take on the appearance of either parent breed, but most often they have a combination of both. They are typically small dogs with a dense, double coat that can be either straight or curly. The coat is usually brown, black or cream, and the eyes are usually dark.
Pekingese and Pomeranian mixes are usually active, playful and friendly dogs. They can be curious and energetic, and they may bark more than other breeds.
Pekingese and Pomeranian mixes need regular grooming, including brushing and combing their thick coats. They also need plenty of exercise and should be kept on a leash when outdoors, as they tend to chase small animals.
Pekingese and Pomeranian mixes generally get along well with children and other pets, making them a good choice for families. However, due to their small size, they may not be suitable for families with very small children who may accidentally hurt them.
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