Silky Coton

Silky Coton

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:12-15 Years

Silky Coton Build Information

The Silky Coton is a mixed dog breed that is a cross between a Silky Terrier and a Coton de Tulear. Weighing an average of 10-15 pounds, they are on the smaller side. As a result of their parent's characteristics, they can either have a fluffy coat or alternatively, a thin, silky coat, with color combinations of black, brown, and tan.

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

Behaviour and Personality

They are intelligent, lively, and devoted, and eager to form positive relationships with people, as well as other dogs. As such, they can be quite easily trained. Because of their playful and energetic personality, a moderate amount of exercise will keep them in prime health and happiness.

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

Appearance

Shedding:Minimal
Grooming:Low Maintenance
Coat Type:Silky

Silky Coton 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