Foxingese

Foxingese

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Function:Companion
Life Span:13-15 Years

Foxingese Build Information

The Foxingese dog is a hybrid mix between the Pekingese and Toy Fox Terrier purebreds. These small dogs stand up to 12 inches with curled tails, floppy ears, and either the long double coat of the Pekingese or the short, fine coat of the Toy Fox Terrier. Most often Foxingese dogs are black, tan, red, and white. These tiny dogs make ideal companion animals, being very cute, loving, and affectionate.

Size:Small
Length (Male):8-12 in.
Length (Female):8-10 in.
Weight:< 14 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

They are alert and intelligent, but also have a tendency towards Small Dog Syndrome and the owner should assume the pack leader position to avoid vocal, aggressive, and willful behavior if the Foxingese takes on the pack leader role. Foxingese are smart and can pick up new tricks and commands easily. They do need a fair amount of exercise both indoor and outdoor to stay happy mentally and physically.

Activity Level:Active
Affection Level:Affectionate
Aggressiveness Level:Moderate
Barking:Moderate
Kid Friendliness:Very Friendly

Appearance

Colors:Black, Black & Tan, Cream, Gold
Grooming:Medium Maintenance
Coat Type:Fine

Foxingese 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

Training:Easy