Bostalian

Bostalian

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:12-15 Years

Bostalian Build Information

The Bostalian is the resulting hybrid dog created from the mix of the Boston Terrier with the Italian Greyhound. They have a short single coat, making them more sensitive to the cold than many other breeds, that comes in either solid colors or black and brown over white.

Size:Medium
Weight:15 - 25 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

Bostalians are sociable and outgoing dogs that get along with people and other dogs, though smaller animals tend to bring out their prey instincts. Training and socialization should be taken on early and a good deal of patience and persistence is necessary to overcome their tendency to be stubborn. Though they have little problem living in small spaces, they need daily exercise in open areas and are known to be quite athletic despite their small size.

Activity Level:Moderately Active
Good to Other Pets:Friendly
Kid Friendliness:Friendly

Appearance

Colors:Black, Chocolate, White
Shedding:Moderate
Grooming:Low Maintenance

Bostalian Pet Insurance

When adding a dog or cat to your family you want to make sure your pet is happy, healthy and protected. During its lifetime your pet is exposed to many illnesses and diseases and some breeds are affected by a congenital disease which is a condition existing at birth. At these moments when your pet is ill or maybe needs surgery, you want to be protected for the unexpected and high veterinarian costs.

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Breed Talents and Facts

Training:Hard
Jolly for Jogging:Yes
Sighting Capabilities:Yes
Obedient:Yes