We outline the different questions that you’ll be asking in relation to microchipping your Chinese Crested. How much it costs, who is responsible for microchipping and your legal requirements in ensuring these details are kept up to date and much more.
Originating in Africa, the breed was used as a ratter on ships and in homes to keep vermin away.
They were also prized for their affectionate nature and intelligence.
In the late 1800s, the breed was brought to China and became popular among the upper classes.
The Chinese Crested was then exported to Europe and the United States, where it quickly gained popularity.
Today, the Chinese Crested is known for its playful, energetic personality and its unique look.
With its long, silky hair and large, expressive eyes, the breed is a favorite among pet owners.
The Chinese Crested is also an excellent companion, as it is loyal, affectionate, and intelligent.
It is an ideal pet for those looking for a small, active, and loving companion.
Chinese Crested Breed Facts
Height (Adult): Male: 28 to 33cm Female: 25 to 30cm
Weight (Adult): Male: 2.5 to 4.5kg Female: 2 to 4kg
Life Expectancy: 12 to 14 years
Temperament: Affectionate, Playful, Intelligent, Alert, and Adaptive
When Should I Spay or Neuter My Chinese Crested?
To spay or not to spay. Here’s a quick guide on spaying or neutering your Chinese Crested – with a guide to all things you might need to consider.
Is Your Chinese Crested Bored? Here Are The Signs To Look For
We’ve noted the signs you need to look out for that might suggest that your Chinese Crested is potentially bored or lonely. Read them and see what options you may have.
Best Ways To Exercise Your Chinese Crested?
We know how time can be limited to give your Chinese Crested ample exercise. Here’s some tips on other ideas that you can follow as well as how to find the right dog walker for your Chinese Crested too.