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Lab-Chow Breed Information

Lab-Chow

Recognized By: DBR , IDCR
   
AKA: Chab, Chowbrador, Chowder, Chow-Lab, Labrachow, Labra-Chow
   
Mispellings: Labchow
   
 

Living with a Lab-Chow

Temperament: The Lab-Chow is a realtively calm, even-tempered dog.

Family Dog: The Lab-Chow makes a good family dog.

Grooming: The coat of the Lab-Chow requires frequent brushing.

Training: The Lab-Chow is an intelligent dog.

Behavior: The Lab-Chow is a calm, sweet, attentive, friendly, loyal dog. They may have a tendency to show some guarding behavior.

Barking: The Lab-Chow will bark to alert but not obsessively.

Exercise: The Lab-Chow does require plenty of outdoor play and exercise.

Lab-Chow Appearance

Appearance: The Lab-Chow can have a furry mane with the longer face of a Lab with a Chow head and ears.

Size: A fully grown Lab-Chow can weigh close to 70 pounds.

Companionship: The Lab-Chow makes a wonderful companion dog.

Head: The head of the Lab-Chow is somewhat square in shape.

Eyes: The eyes of the Lab-Chow are dark brown in color.

Ears: The ears of the Lab-Chow resemble a mix between the two parent breeds. They can be either upright or floppy but are always fuzzy.

Neck: The neck of the Lab-Chow resembles that of the Chow Chow.

Body: The Lab-Chow is a medium height dog with a compact, powerful build.

Tail: The tail of the Lab-Chow looks more like a Lab's tail.

Color: The coat of the Lab-Chow can be black, brown, creme or yellow in color.

Coat: The Lab-Chow has a thick, wooly coat.

Lab-Chow Facts

Life Expectancy: The average life expectancy of the Lab-Chow is 9 to 12 years.

Lab-Chow Health

Allergies: The Lab-Chow has no known allergies at this time.

Bone Health: The Lab-Chow has excellent bone and tissue health.


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