Cavachon

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Breed Group: Not AKC Recognized
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Overview
The Cavachon is created by crossing two breeds: Cavalier King Charles Spaniel and Bichon Frise. They are typically referred to as "designer dogs". They have become popular companions, especially to allergy sufferers.
Character
Small to medium in sie, the Cavachon possesses large expressive eyes and a sporty appearance. They are alert, sturdy, animated, and lively.
Temperament
The Cavachon is affectionate, loving, and gentle. They are very family oriented and do not do well if ignored or left alone for extended periods of time. They do best with older, considerate children or with children they have been with from puppyhood. Cavachon's will generally get along with dogs, cats, and other household pets. The Cavachon is non-aggressive but will alert their family to visitors and out of the ordinary sounds.
Care
Depending on coat type, the Cavachon requires regular brushing or professional clipping. It is important to regularly check and clean the ears. Dental hygiene is important to prevent early tooth loss. Cavachon's may be prone to such health issues as ear infections, skin problems, sensitivity to flea bites, heart problems, and hip dysplasia.
Coat
The coat of the Cavachon may be silky and slightly wavy or loosely curled.
Training
Early socialization and obedience are recommended. The Cavachon may be difficult to housetrain. The crate method is recommended. Training must be done with firmness, fairness, patience, and consistency.
Activity
The Cavachon is relatively active indoors. They are well suited for apartment living. They enjoy family activities, securely leashed walks, and off-lead play time in a securely fenced yard.
Weight
10-20 lbs
Height
12-16 inches
Color(s)
Black and white, red and white, sable and white; may also be solid or tri-color
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Expected Budget: Buying vs. Owning in 2017

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How much do Cavachon puppies cost?

The cost to buy a Cavachon varies greatly and depends on many factors such as the breeders' location, reputation, litter size, lineage of the puppy, breed popularity (supply and demand), training, socialization efforts, breed lines and much more. Review how much Cavachon puppies for sale sell for below.

The current median price for all Cavachons sold is $772.50. This is the price you can expect to budget for a Cavachon with papers but without breeding rights nor show quality. Expect to pay less for a puppy without papers, however, we do not recommend buying a puppy without papers.

Looking for a dog with a superior lineage? Are you trying to determine how much a puppy with breeding rights and papers would cost? You should expect to pay a premium for a puppy with breeding rights or even for a puppy advertised as show quality with papers. You should budget anywhere from $1,500 upwards to $6,300 or even more for a Cavachon with top breed lines and a superior pedigree. The average cost for all Cavachons sold is $700.

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What can I expect to pay for a puppy?

Median Price: $772.50
Average Price: $700.00
Top Quality: $1,500.00 to $6,300.00

*Data sourced from the sale of 6589 Cavachon puppies across the United States on NextDayPets.com.

Annual cost of owning a Cavachon puppy

Before buying a puppy it is important to understand the associated costs of owning a dog. The annual cost or "upkeep" is often overlooked when determining a Cavachons true ownership cost. When calculating your budget make sure you account for the price of food, vaccines, heartworm, deworming, flea control, vet bills, spay/neuter fees, grooming, dental care, food, training and supplies such as a collar, leash, crate, bed, bowls, bones, and toys. All of these items can add up quickly so make sure you estimate anywhere from $500 - $2,000 or more for the first year then about $500 - $1,000 or more every year thereafter to meet the annual financial obligations of your growing, loving dog.

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Most Popular Cavachon Names for 2017

We've compiled the top 20 male and female names for 2017 after analyzing the sale of 6589 Cavachon dogs.
  • 1. Liz
  • 2. Chuck
  • 3. Toby
  • 4. Carly
  • 5. Charlie
  • 6. Tiara
  • 7. Kanye
  • 8. Karl
  • 9. Bella
  • 10. Kate
  • 11. Tucker
  • 12. Tara
  • 13. Tee
  • 14. Buddy
  • 15. Buster
  • 16. Princess
  • 17. Candy
  • 18. Sophie
  • 19. Daisy
  • 20. Lilly

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Featured Breeder of Cavachons with Puppies For Sale
Ballyhara
Member Since: February 2005
Location: Minneapolis / St Paul, Minnesota
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We are pleased to bring to you some of the finest Cavachons available! We specialize in small pups of unique and rare colors that are hard to find. All of our pups come with a 2 year health guarantee. WE DO NOT SELL TO BROKERS OR PET STORES. ALL OF OUR CAVACHONS COME FROM PUREBRED REGISTERED PARENTS! Making only F1 or first generation crosses. VISITORS ARE WELCOME BY APPT!! Please call with any questions I am always happy to answer them. Delivery available. We hand deliver any where in the US($275.00) and Canada ($375.00) NO Cargo all puppies ride with us in the cabin of the plane Here at Ballyhara we have a small breeding program of exquisite French Bull dogs with exceptional bloodlines a strong love of family and a extreme tolerance for children. We have over 20 years combined breeding experience, our dogs are also second and third generation. We take great pride in producing healthy, intelligent Frenchies, all carefully selected to compliment the AKC breed standards. We Strongly believe in Quality NOT Quantity. The Care of our dogs is top priority all of our dogs are pets in the home, none of our dogs are kept in kennels! All puppy's born here are handled daily, they have their first shots, are wormed and micro chipping is available for $40.00.ALL of our puppies have a 1 year health guarantee. Sit and house training started at four weeks of age. All puppy's are AKC registered. For more info visit our website below. www.ballyhara.net Please feel free to call if you have any questions. Thanks You SEE WEB SIGHT FOR more information. www.ballyhara.net

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Anonymous asked:
We have a new cavachon puppy and want to get a crate for him. The small crate says for up to 20 lbs. We were told he will be 18-20 lbs. Should we get the next size up, which is for 20-50 lbs, in case he grows over 20 lbs, or get the small one?

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A crate should be big enough for the dog to stand up, turn around and lay down comfortably in. He should be just fine for the 20lb crate. But if you want to get him the larger one, they will come with a divider; use it to make sure the crate is never too big for him; so he does not go back on his house training.

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Will a Cavachon pup be stressed when left home alone?

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Anonymous asked:
When do Cavachons lose baby teeth then stop chewing?

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The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel/Bichon Frise cross or Cavachon will lose its puppy teeth around 6 - 8 months old. Chewing is a habit that puppies pick up during the time that they lose their teeth because it feels good on their sore gums. Only allowing your puppy to chew on appropriate things and keeping other items away from your pup will stop him/her from chewing on things you don't want her/him to chew on.

Anonymous asked:
Do Cavachons shed? Are they hypoallergenic?

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The Bichon Frise is considered hypoallergenic and does not shed. However, the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is not hypoallergenic and the breed does shed. They are a 3.5/5 on the shedding scale. When mixing breeds of dogs, new owners must be aware that some puppies from the same litter can take after the dam while others can take more after the sire; and then some can be split right down the middle. So it will be a gamble as to whether or not this mix will be considered hypoallergenic and whether it will or will not shed; as it depends on the pup and who they take after more. Some pups can be considered hypoallergenic because they have the Bichon Frise fur, but still shed a lot like the C.K.C.S.

Anonymous

Morning! I have to "TOTALLY" disagree with the answer above...There is no way that you could be a Breeder of the Cavachon mix?? We have raised this AWESOME care free mix for 8+ yrs now...And have not "ONE" complaint from shedding period...They are in our home constantly, and we never have to vacuum after a litter of 6 has played for a couple of hours...If you have a Cavachon that sheds, I am doubting the quality of the parents?? Or I am doubting that you actually are breeding with both breeds?? I normally don't get into discussions, but with 8+ yrs in this awesome mix, I think WE should know! WE have homed 1 in a home where they could NOT have a dog for allergies...They were blown away that they live very comfortably with it!! WE found this very amazing as well, and SO happy for them!! Breeders don't care much for a successful Breeder 90% of the time??? We always wish anyone the best because that is all you can ever receive from us :) Thanks

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How much exercise should I give my 2-year-old Cavachon?

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An average of an hour of exercise a day. A good 20 - 30 minute walk in the morning before you head off to work. And a good 30 - 40 minute walk/run at the dog park or out on a biking trail would be a great way to end the day for your Cavachon.

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Updated: 9/20/2017