Living with a Caltipoo
Temperament: Caltipoos are affectionate, lively and active dogs.
Family Dog: Caltipoos make good family dogs, but should be supervised with toddlers and young children.
Shedding: Caltipoos shed very little, if any. They are ideal dogs for people with allergies.
Grooming: Caltipoos require an extremely high level maintenence when it comes to grooming.
Barking: Caltipoos do bark and can be quite yappy.
Weather: Caltipoos should be protected from the heat.
Appearance: Caltipoos are very dainty dogs. They posses speed and great endurance.
Size: Caltipoos are usually aroun 10 - 11 inches tall and weigh between 11 to 15 pounds when fully grown.
Color: Caltipoos can be jet black, white or any other solid color.
Coat: The coat of the Caltipoo is extremely long and profuse.
Life Expectancy: Caltipoos can live to be between 14 to 17 years of age.
Health: Caltipoos are susceptible to epilepsy and should only be purchases from outbred stock.
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