Chow Chow: Appearance, Characteristics, Temperament & more...

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History and Popularity

Chow Chow originated in China 2,000 years ago or possibly originated in Arctic Asia 3,000 years ago which migrated to Mongolia, then to China.

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Height: 17 to 20 inches

Weight: 23 to 34 Kg

Colours: Chows can have rough or smooth coats of red, black, blue, cinnamon, or cream.

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This breed can also be very aggressive so to avoid that state their proper socialization should be done as soon as possible to allow him to adjust with ease.

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Chow's life expectancy is between 8-12 years, although many are known to live to the age of 15.

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Litter Size

The average size of a Chow Chow litter ranges from 4 to 6 puppies.

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Are Chow Chow Hypoallergenic?

Chow Chows are not hypoallergenic dog breeds.

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