The Cavachon is a loving hybrid pet. Here is your informative A-list of Cavachon. In 1996, this dog breed is originated from United States. The Cavachon is one of the popular designer dogs, because this dog breed inherits cute appearance and good temperament from both parents. The first and second generation dogs are available, the first generation Cavachons are crossing between Cavalier King Charles Spaniel and Bichon Frise, whereas second generation is inherited from hybrid Cavachon. Because of their friendly natured, Cavachon becomes popular family pet for everyone.
Facts about Cavachon
- Temperament – The Cavachon is friendly, intelligent, gentle, loving, playful, non-agressice, gentle, sweet, alert and energetic. They are eager to please their owner and affectionate with the family. Do not leave them alone for long period as this dog breed is required attention and care. They inherit good genes from both parents. They can get along with children and other pets. They will wary of stranger and bark at them when necessary. They are not yappy as Chihuahua. You can start your obedience training and socialization for Cavachon puppies in early stage. They can pick up training easily. They enjoy spending time with family.
- Appearance – The Cavachon come with a pair of large eyes. The Cavachon appearance can be varying; it depends on Cavachon take after which parent. When it comes to the height of your Cavachon, it will depend the height of the parents. The coat of Cavachon can be silky, soft or loosely curled.
Cavachon Breed Information
|Height||31 – 40 cm (male and female)|
|Weight||4.5 – 9 kg (male and female)|
|Colour||Apricot and white, black and white, cream and white, lemon and white, sable and white, solid or tri-color|
|Group||Hybrid Breed Dog|
|Life Span||10 – 14 years|
|Exercise Ability||Daily walk is recommended|
|Grooming Requirements||Cavachon require regular brushing and grooming, they are light shedder|
|Recognition||ACHC, DDKC, DRA, IDCR|
Some common health issue for Cavachoos are heart disease, ear infection or skin disease. It is advisable to clean their ears regularly.
If you are interested in this dog breed, you may adopt Cavachon from Cavachon rescue or look for Cavachon breeders.
Purebred Pups – Cavachon breeders located in the State of Iowa, USA.