The Havaapoo is a designer breed created through the cross of the Havanese and the Mini Poodle breed. The Havapoo is recognized by the ACHC (American Canine Hybrid Club). This designer breed can also be registered through IDCR (International Designer Canine Registry) and ICA (International Canine Association, Inc).
- Country of Origin: N/A
- Weight: 7 - 17 lbs
- Height: 8 - 15 inches
- Color: The most common colors are black & white, black, white, parti color and tri-color.
The Havapoo is an intelligent, playful, friendly and devoted designer breed. They do excellent with children. This breed loves attention from their owners and loves to cuddle & snuggle.
Here are some health concerns to watch for in this designer breed.
• Luxating Patella
• Hip Dysplasia
All mixed breed dogs have a better chance of having less health concerns because of their genetic diversity.
The Havapoo coat is usually curly, fine & medium in length. Their coat should be soft to the touch.
With their fine hair it is important to brush daily to help prevent any tangling or matting. Since they are hypoallergenic, their hair doesn’t shed but will begin to tangle or mat if not properly brushed or groomed. Grooming every 4 – 6 weeks is recommended.