Griffonese

Griffonese

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:12-15 Years

Griffonese Build Information

The Griffonese is a small hybrid mix between the Pekingese and the Brussels Griffon. They reach about 9 inches in height and have rough, medium length coats that come in a variety of color variations including black, tan, red, brown, and white.

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

Behaviour and Personality

These cute little dogs have cheerful personalities and make great family and companion dogs. They tend to be very affectionate, loving, and loyal, enjoying best the time they can spend with their humans. Griffonese dogs are very intelligent and eager to please, making them easy to train. Despite their small size, they have high energy and need to be given a fair amount of exercise on a daily basis.

Activity Level:Slightly Active
Affection Level:Affectionate
Barking:Moderate
Energy Level:Moderately Active
Kid Friendliness:Very Friendly

Appearance

Colors:Black, Black & Tan, Cream, Gold, White
Shedding:Moderate
Grooming:Medium Maintenance
Coat Type:Rough

Griffonese 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
Agile/Zippy:Yes