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Breed group: Mixed Breed dogs
Other name(s): Care-Tzu
Country / place of origin: Not known
Average height and weight (mature size and weight): 9-13 inches, 10-18 pounds
Color / coat variations: They have a medium-length coat, which may be either straight or wavy. The coat may be of any color.
Lifespan: 12-15 years
Litter size: 2-4 puppies
Grooming and shedding: Regular grooming and bathing is required to keep the coat in good condition. They shed very little.
Climate and environment: It does well in most climates, short of the extremes.
Behavioral aspects: It is a spirited and fearless dog breed. However, they are also friendly and sensitive, and usually obedient. True to the terrier ancestry, they love to dig.
With children: Usually the Care-Tzu gets along well with children.
With other dogs and animals:
Training and learning rate: It is quite easy to train, and responds to gentle, consistent training.
Agility: They are lively and perky dogs that love outdoor activity. They could do well in agility trials.
Affinity to water: It will enjoy an occasional swim.
How noisy are they: They are generally not very noisy dogs.
Exercise: They do well with a moderate amount of exercise, preferably in a fenced yard.
Health issues: There are no known health issues specific to this breed.
|Barks a lot||1.0|
|With adult family members||5.0|
|With children below eight||5.0|
|With children above eight||5.0|
|With strange dogs||4.5|
|Watch dog ability||2.0|
|Guard dog ability||1.5|
|Low cost to own||3.5|
|Easy to groom||3.0|