The Peke-A-Chon is a designer breed created through the cross of the Pekingese and the Bichon breed. The Peke-A-Chon 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: 6 - 14 lbs
- Height: 7 - 12 inches
- Color: The Peke-A-Chon breed comes in a variety of colors...Red, black & tan, sable, fawn, white, parti, gold, ect.
The Peke-A-Chon is friendly, loving and livley! They do well with children and tend to have lots of energy. This breed tends to be confident, charming and a faithful companion.
Here are some health concerns to watch for in this designer breed.
• Teeth Problems
• Luxating Patella
• Breathing Problems
• Eye Sensitivity
All mixed breed dogs have a better chance of having less health concerns because of their genetic diversity.
This breed has a double coat. The undercoat is soft and the outer coat is course which the combination creates a soft but substantial texture.
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.