Function: lapdog, performer
Exceptionally bright, and learns well. Havaneses are social,
cheerful and playful and even a bit of a clown. Get along with everyone
including dogs, cats and other pets.
for: Most people/Families, allergy sufferers
14 - 15 yrs
20-28cm (8' - 11")
Long, flat & soft
White, Cream, Champagne, Black, Black & Tan, Blue,
Gold, Chocolate, Parti-colours & Tri-coloured.
Appearance: The Havanese is a sturdy little dog, low
on his legs, with long, abundant hair, soft and preferably wavy.
His movement is lively and elastic.
The Havanese origins are from
Cuba, they are related to the Bichon Frise and may be referred to
as the Bichon Havanese or as the Havana Silk Dog.
They are a natural companion dogs: gentle and responsive. They become
very attached to their human families and are excellent with children.
They are affectionate, playful and they are intelligent and training
them is easy. These cheerful dogs are very sociable and will get
along with everyone including people, dogs, cats and other pets.
This curious dog loves to sit up high on a chair to observe what
is going on.
regular brushing of the long coat is needed to keep it tangle free,
the coat can be clipped to make less maintenance. Bath when needed.
long play sessions are enough to keep them happy but regular walking
as well will help keep the healthy.
For Diet and other general dog health information Health/Nutrition