Poma-Poo - Pomapoo Puppies & Breed Information

Poma-Poo - Pomapoo

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Poma-Poo - Pomapoo Breed Information


Breed Group: Not AKC Recognized

Weight: 4-14 lbs

Height: Male: 9-12; Female: 9-12 inches

Color(s): Wide variety of colors; apricot, fawn, white, black, red, orange; may be solid or tri-colored.

Overview

The Pomapoo is created by the crossing of two breeds: Pomeranian and Poodle. They are commonly referred to as a "designer dog" and have become popular companions.

Character

The ideal Pomapoo is sturdy, bold, and strong. They possess prominent and inquisitive facial features and are well-proportioned in appearance.

Temperament

Affectionate, loyal, and loving, the Pomapoo is not recommended for homes with small children. They do well with dogs and other household pets they have been raised with. They do not do well if left alone for extended periods of time and will become destructive and bark incessantly if bored or lonely. Pomapoo's are wary of strangers and will bark to alert their family to visitors and out of the ordinary sounds.

Care

Depending on coat type, the Pomapoo may require frequent brushing or professional clipping. Dental hygiene is important to prevent early tooth loss. They may be prone to such health issues as hypoglycemia, patella luxation, eye infections, skin problems, epilepsy, and PRA.

Coat

The coat of the Pomapoo may have a double coat with an outer coat that is long and profuse, with an under coat that is soft and dense. They may also have a curly coat.

Training

The Pomapoo may be difficult to housebreak. The crate training method works best. They will not respond to harsh or heavy-handed methods. Training must be done with firmness, fairness, patience, and consistency.

Activity

The Pomapoo is well-suited for apartment living provided they are sufficiently exercised and mentally stimulated. They should have a variety of safe toys to play with. The Pomapoo requires securely leashed walks and off-lead play time in a securely fenced yard.

Ownership

If you are looking for Poma-Poo - Pomapoo puppies for sale from reputable Poma-Poo - Pomapoo breeders or to adopt Poma Poo Pomapoos from a Poma-Poo - Pomapoo rescue then make sure you understand as much about the dog breeds you are interested in as you can. Every puppy breed is different. Begin your research by reading the breed information about the Poma-Poo - Pomapoo puppy above. Search our dog breeds section to find Poma-Poo - Pomapoo puppies that make great pets.


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Updated: 8/21/2014
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