Doxie Chon

Doxie Chon

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:12-15 Years
Hypoallergenic:No

Doxie Chon Build Information

The Doxie Chon is a dog which is not a purebred, but a cross between a Dachshund and a Bichon Frise. Colors associated with the Doxie Chon are most often black, brown, and white, or some combination of these colors. This breed of dog will generate generally enjoy a life expectancy between 12 and 15 years, and in terms of size, it will vary between 10 and 25 pounds. It does not require a great deal of maintenance other than occasional trimming, and it has minimal shedding.

Size:Medium
Length (Male):8-12 in.
Length (Female):10-12 in.
Weight:15 - 25 lbs
Tail Dock or Crop:No

Behaviour and Personality

The Doxie Chon's temperament is that of a cheerful and intelligent dog, usually very loyal to its master, and very sociable. It requires regular exercise, and has a background of participation in racing events, so it clearly enjoys the vigorous activity. It accepts training very well and learns quickly.

Activity Level:Slightly Active
Affection Level:Very Affectionate
Barking:Noisy
Kid Friendliness:Very Friendly

Appearance

Colors:Black, Black & Tan, Light Brown, White
Shedding:Minimal
Grooming:Low Maintenance
Coat Type:Wiry

Doxie Chon Pet Insurance

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Breed Talents and Facts

The Doxie Chon is a sweet and intelligent Bichon Frise and Dachshund mix.

Training:Easy
Dutiful Watchdog:No