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Chow Shepherd

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Chow Shepherd

The Chow Shepherd is a mixed breed dog cross between the Chow Chow and German Shepherd. They inherited both good qualities of their parents such as loyal, protective, sweet, and playful. This medium to large breed of dog is ideal for a watchdog and all-around family companion, they are suited to live in a house that has a big yard but they can also do well in an apartment as long as they can get enough exercise to release their energy, a simple walk or jogging in a day will help them keep fit and healthy.

Chow Shepherd Appearance

Chow Shepherd has a coat that is the mix of their Chow Chow and German Shepherd parents, they have hypoallergenic long and dense double coats that come in fawn, cream, gray, red, brown, and black. They generally have a beautiful blend of two or more colors. Keep in mind that they are indoor dog and needs to keep inside the house. Chow Shepherd is a heavy shedder like its parents and needs to bathe and groom them as necessary, used the right shampoo and conditioner for their fur to make it soft, silky, and smell good. 

It is best to keep their dental hygiene and nail care properly too, periodontal disease is very common to dog whatever their size, brush their teeth several times a week to help remove tartar and bacteria and maintain the good condition of their teeth. Trim their nails once or twice a month to prevent injury in your dogs, long nails can also cause arthritis or other health concern in dogs. Short, neatly trimmed nails keep the feet in good condition and prevent our dog’s legs and our legs too from getting scratched when they excitedly jump up to greet us.

Dog Ear Infections is a common condition in dogs that can affect one or both ears, check their ears at least once to twice a week for redness or a bad odor it is the indication of Ear Infections. To prevent ear infections in dogs always make sure that it is clean, use a dog ear cleaner and gently wipe it using a cotton ball dampened with an ear cleaner to your dog’s ears.

Size

Chow Shepherd is a medium to large breed of dogs they weigh around 20.41-40.82 kg their height is around 22-26 inches tall at the shoulder.

Chow Shepherd Personality

Chow Shepherd

Chow Shepherd is an active, playful, strong, and sweet dog like their parents, they are excellent family companions and aloof to a stranger that makes them good as a watchdog. They are loyal and very affectionate to their owner and love to cuddle with them for a long period of time.

They are intelligent which makes them easy to train and discipline, they prepare around adults but they can be very good playmates to children too and will very protective of them but because of their size supervision of an adult is must especially if the children don’t know how to handle large dogs.

Chow Shepherd Health

Chow Shepherd has an average life span of 10 to 12 years, They are generally healthy and don’t suffer from any known hereditary health problems, but like other breeds of dogs, they are also prone to some diseases. Not all of them will get any or all of these diseases but the following are the common diseases they can have.

Ear InfectionsIt is a common canine health problem, and it can be caused by allergies, yeast, ear mites, bacteria, hair growth deep in the ear canal, and more.
Periodontal Disease it is an inflammation of some or all of a tooth’s deep supporting structures, it happens when food and bacteria build up along the gums and form plaque that when combined with saliva and minerals will transform into calculus or also known as tartar.
Canine Eye Inflammation If your dog is suffering from eye inflammation in the outer skin and middle (muscle, connective tissue, and glands) of the eyes it is classified as Blepharitis, and if your dog is suffering from eye inflammation in the iris and ciliary body of the uvea of the eye it is classified as anterior uveitis, this may affect your dog’s vision and needs meditate veterinarian attention.
AllergiesIt is a misguided reaction to foreign substances by the body’s immune system of your dogs.
Hip DysplasiaIt is an abnormal formation of the hip socket that, in its more severe form, can eventually cause crippling lameness and painful arthritis of the joints.

How much is Chow Shepherd?

In buying to a legit Breeder you can expect to pay $250– $750 to Chow Shepherd puppies.

The legit breeder puts a lot of effort into high quality and healthy breeding of dogs. They provide healthy Dog Foods, visit the Vet for check-ups, Vaccinations, Vitamins, and proper Grooming of the dogs. The breeder will coup up all the expenses he/she spent to provide a healthy breed to you so expect a little expensive.

Chow Shepherd

Nowadays hundreds of thousands of dogs are being abandoned that’s why instead of buying I suggest you adopt! Support those in need give them love and a home to stay for the rest of their life.

Note:  The expenses of taking care of dogs do not end in buying one after you bought or adopt your dog you must provide their necessary needs, like visit vet once a year for their health check-up, complete and follow up vaccinations, foods and provide vitamins as their maintenance and the most important is time to play and cuddle with them, I think that’s the most affordable one, giving attention to them, proper care and lots of love from you…

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