Pekingese Facts - Did you know?
Did you know the following Pekingese facts?
- This breed was formally recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1909
- This little dog is has a brave and confident personality
- Puppies and dogs have very long double coats that require daily grooming
- The average litter size for this breed is approximately 2-4 puppies
- This breed originated in the city of Peking (now Beijing), China
- Many years ago, only Chinese Royalty were allowed to own a Pekingese
- The Pekingese belongs to the Toy Group of Dogs
- This breed is very attentive towards their owners and show them a lot of love
- A Pekingese weighing 6 pounds, or less, is named a Sleeve Pekingese