Havanese

This dog is of bichon stock, and is related to such breeds as the Bichon Frise. It has a profuse double coat and is usually cream, gold, silver, blue or black.

History of Havanese

It is believed to have been brought to Cuba by sailors from the Canaries.

Remark

This breed is become popular in the USA.

Other Names of Havanese: Bichon Havanais.

Identification keys of Havanese

  • dense crest of longhair on head
  • tail carried forwards in a curl
  • small, rounded feet covered in hair
  • broad, well-muscled thighs

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