Pekingese

Commonly referred to as "The Peke," the Pekingese is a small, well-balanced breed. They display dignity and bravery.
Pekingese Information

Average sizes and life expectancy of the breed

HEIGHT

6-9 Inches

WEIGHT

14 Lbs.

LIFE EXPECTANCY

12-15 Years

Pekingese Information

Commonly referred to as “The Peke,” the Pekingese is a small, well-balanced breed.

They display dignity, a haughty demeanor, and bravery of the Pekingese is befitting their Chinese origin.

Pekingese Training

The Peke requires short sessions of basic obedience and socialization. 

Pekingese Health Issues

The Peke is prone to breathing problems, eye problems, herniated disc, and dislocated kneecaps.

Pekingese Grooming

The Pekingese is a double-coat breed. The outer-coat is extravagant, long, and straight flowing with profuse feathering.

The lavish Pekingese coat is this breeds crowning glory. The Pekingese requires diligent daily brushing to prevent tangles, knots, and mats.

Breed Identification

COLORS

All Colors And Patterns Are Allowable

HAIR LENGTH

Long

Breed Care

GROOMING

Every day

EXERCISE NEEDS

Up to 30 minutes per day

HEALTH CONDITIONS

Hernias, Pyloric Stenosis, Cryptorchidism, Entropion, Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease

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