Name : Pekingese
      Origin : China
          Size : 23cm (9in)

    Weight : 6kg (14lbs)
Life Span : 13 years
     Group : Working Dog
  1. Pekingese is a small sized dog that is native to China.
  2. They belong to the group of working dogs.
  3. They grow to an average size of 23cm and are quite heavy for their size weighing an average of 6kg.
  4. On an average, they live to be around 13 years old.
  5. It is a breed of dog that is very old and has been around for the past 2000 years.
  6. Surprisingly, they have not changed much in all these years.
  7. The only factor that has changed is that the modern day breeders prefer them to be long-haired than spaniel type.
  8. They are muscularly built and quite stocky.
  9. Their head is huge when compared to the rest of their compact body.
  10. Since they have a big head, it is imperative for them to have overall balance.
  11. Their length is greater than their height.

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