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Breed Characteristics

Life Span:12-14 Years

Jatese Build Information

The Jatese is a small hybrid dog resulting from the cross of the Japanese Chin with the Maltese. With facial features and characteristics of both parents, Jatese dogs may reach up to 11 inches in height and weigh between 7 and 15 pounds. Their long, smooth, silky coats are commonly white with patches of black or red, but may be any mixture of white, black, or tan.

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

Behaviour and Personality

Loving and dedicated to their owners, Jatese make good additions to the family. Playful and amusing, Jatese can be playmates for children, though they should be supervised as these dogs are quite fragile. They do have a tendency to be alert and noisy. Training is simple with gentle and reward-based routines. Although small, these dogs are active and need daily walks and indoor play.

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


Colors:Black, Chocolate, White
Grooming:Medium Maintenance
Coat Type:Silky

Jatese 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

Dutiful Watchdog:Yes