Cockinese

Cockinese

Breed Characteristics

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

Cockinese Build Information

The Cockinese is the the hybrid breed resulting from the of mixing of the Cocker Spaniel and Pekingnese purebreds. They are small dogs that take on either the medium length, silky coat of the Cocker Spaniel or the long, rough coat of the Pekingnese. Colorations vary and may include black, tan, brown, red, and white.

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

Behaviour and Personality

Cockinese dogs are very friendly and social dogs that make for great family pets thanks to their patience around children and loyal behavior. These dogs, however, can be very independent and show willfulness. For this reason they require firm and consistent training. Moderate amounts of exercise and regular walking are necessary for Cockinese dogs.

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

Appearance

Colors:Black, Black & Tan, Light Brown, Red, White
Shedding:Moderate
Grooming:Medium Maintenance
Coat Type:Rough

Cockinese 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

It´s also called the Cockanese.

Training:Moderately easy to train
Dutiful Watchdog:No