Bostinese

Bostinese

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:12-15 Years

Bostinese Build Information

The Bostinese comes from the mixing of the Boston Terrier and Pekingese purebreds. They are small sized dogs that have either short or long coats, that can be wavy or smooth and come in a number of colors, though black and brown mixed with white is common.

Size:Small
Length (Male):8-12 in.
Length (Female):8-10 in.
Weight:< 14 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

Their personalities can be highly variable, either being friendly and Boston Terrier like, or taking after the stubborn and dominant Pekingnese; if taking after the later, they don't work well with children or other pets. Bostinese, in general, are agile, alert, and intelligent and can be trained with little difficulty. Their exercise needs are moderate, with regular walks and play necessary.

Activity Level:Moderately Active

Appearance

Colors:Black, Chocolate, White
Grooming:Medium Maintenance

Bostinese 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:Moderately easy to train
Jolly for Jogging:Yes