Cocker Pei

Cocker Pei

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:11-15 Years
Hypoallergenic:No

Cocker Pei Build Information

The Cocker-Pei is the mix of the Cocker Spaniel with the Chinese Shar Pei. They are medium sized with wrinkly faces and strong, sturdy bodies, typically weighing 25-35 pounds. Their coats are soft and silky and may come in a number of colors such as red, fawn, and chocolate with white markings.

Size:Large
Length (Male):13-20 in.
Length (Female):18-20 in.
Weight:41 - 65 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

Cocker-Peis are very gentle, protective, and loving, making them good pets for families with children. Early socialization and training are very important because Cocker-Peis can be very willful and stubborn; training is generally difficult. Their exercise needs are moderate, though they tire out quickly compared to many other breeds.

Activity Level:Active
Affection Level:Very Affectionate
Barking:Quiet
Energy Level:Active
Kid Friendliness:Very Friendly

Appearance

Colors:Chocolate, Fawn, Red
Shedding:Moderate
Grooming:Low Maintenance
Coat Type:Silky

Cocker Pei Pet Insurance

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Breed Talents and Facts

It is all in the name; the Cocker-Pei is the result of mixing the Cocker Spaniel and the Chinese Shar-Pei.

Training:Moderately easy to train
Jolly for Jogging:Yes
Sighting Capabilities:Yes
Herding Skills:Yes
Dutiful Watchdog:No