This barky, alarm-sounding breed is very beautiful to behold. They are fun with an inquisitive, mischievous, prankster-like disposition. They make good family dogs and are relatively trustworthy around children.PURPOSE OF BREED:This close relative of the Pomeranian, is best known as the ?Barge Dog? because it was used in the canals. Keeshonds were also used as watchdog, herders, draught dogs, and hunters.AVERAGE LITTER SIZE:7 puppiesÿ
They have a double coat. The topcoat has long, straight, coarsehair, standing well out from the thick, plush undercoat. Their coat requires ongoing brushing to keep it clean and mat free. The Keeshond is a shaded grey with black tipping and have a unique spectacled marking around the eyes.
Hip Dysplasia, Eyes, Epilepsy, Growth hormone disorder
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