Cockeranian

Cockeranian

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:12-13 Years
Hypoallergenic:No

Cockeranian Build Information

The Cockeranian is a hybrid dog that results from the crossbreeding of the Cocker Spaniel and Pomeranian purebreds. They may be small to medium in size, with coarse upper coats and soft undercoats. Their most common colors are black and white, though light brown and black markings may also be present.

Size:Small
Length (Male):13-20 in.
Length (Female):14-16 in.
Weight:15 - 25 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

Cockeranians are sensitive, social, friendly, and loyal dogs, sometimes with mischievous streaks. They can make great family pets and work well with children as well as other pets. They aren't difficult to train, but require consistency and they can be stubborn. Cockeranians are very active and fast so they need lots of exercise and play.

Activity Level:Active
Affection Level:Very Affectionate
Barking:Quiet
Good to Other Pets:Friendly
Kid Friendliness:Very Friendly

Appearance

Colors:Black, Black & White, Chestnut, Chocolate, White
Shedding:Moderate
Grooming:Medium Maintenance
Coat Type:Soft

Cockeranian Pet Insurance

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Breed Talents and Facts

The Cockeranian is also known as Cocker-Pom.

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