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Chow Chow

Group Working Dogs
AKC Group AKC Non-sporting Dogs
Temperament alert, independent
Size large dog breeds
Feeding Large Feeding Dog breeds
Coat care Occasional Grooming
Activeness Inactive Dog Breeds
How friendly is this dog? Moderately Unsociable Dog Breeds
Watch dog Fierce Watch Dog
Training Moderately difficult to train dogs breeds

Chow Chow Facts

First used for Pulling carts
Country of origins China
Year of origin 100s
Colors White, cream, fawn, black, red, blue
Height (min) 18 inches (46 cm)
Height (max) 22 inches (56 cm)
Weight (min) 45 lbs (20 kg)
Weight (max) 70 lbs (32 kg)
Life expectancy (min) 14 years
Life expectancy (max) 16 years