All the questions you may not even know to ask in relation to microchipping your Lowchen – learn about your microchipping responsibilities as a responsible pet owner.
Originating in Europe, this breed was bred to be a companion and lapdog for the wealthy. They were often seen in the courts of royalty, and were highly prized for their intelligence and loyalty.
The Lowchen is a small, sturdy dog with a long, silky coat. They have a distinctive lion-like mane around their neck, which gives them their name. They come in a variety of colors, including white, black, brown, and red.
This breed is known for its intelligence and loyalty, making them an ideal companion. They are also very active and love to play. Lowchens are friendly and outgoing, and get along well with other pets and children.
The Lowchen is a relatively rare breed, but they are becoming increasingly popular due to their intelligence and affectionate nature. They make great family pets, and are sure to bring joy and companionship to any home.
Lowchen Breed Facts
Height (Adult): Male: 20 to 28cm Female: 18 to 26cm
Weight (Adult): Male: 3 to 5kg Female: 3 to 5kg
Life Expectancy: 12 to 14 years
Temperament: Affectionate, Playful, Intelligent, Loyal, and Adaptable
Wanting to know when is best to spay or neuter your Lowchen? We’ve worked out the typical timeframes and let you know more about what you need to consider.
We’ve noted the signs you need to look out for that might suggest that your Lowchen is potentially bored or lonely. Read them and see what options you may have.
Statistics show 1 in 5 Lowchen owners don’t regularly walk their dogs which can result in health problems in the long term. See our guide to a range of ways to keep them healthy.