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Care Tzu

Care Tzu

Breed Characteristics

Life Span:12-15 Years

Care Tzu Build Information

The Care-Tzu is a cross between a Cairn Terrier and a Shih-Tzu, and it may therefore possess a mix of traits from both of the breeds from which it is descended. These dogs have a small build; they may be between 11 and 13 inches tall and approximately 16 to 20 pounds. The coat for this hybrid is usually short to medium in length, and it is typically soft and straight. Grooming needs for this dog are usually moderate.

Length (Male):13-20 in.
Length (Female):10-12 in.
Weight:15 - 25 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

These dogs are generally easygoing and friendly, and they are moderately intelligent and trainable. They may do well around other dogs, and they can be good choices for households with children. The average life expectancy for this hybrid is between 12 and 15 years.

Activity Level:Moderately Active
Affection Level:Very Affectionate
Kid Friendliness:Very Friendly


Colors:Black, Gray, Silver
Grooming:Medium Maintenance
Coat Type:Wiry

Care Tzu Pet Insurance

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Breed Talents and Facts

Being a hybrid the Care-Tzu is not listed as an AKC Breed.

Training:Moderately easy to train
Jolly for Jogging:No
Dutiful Watchdog:No