Japanese Chin

There is a distinct similarity between this breed and the Pekingese, but the Japanese Chin is both taller and of a lighter build. The coat of a puppy is relatively short compared with that of an adult dog.

History of  Japanese Chin

Queen Victoria, a keen dog lover, had two Japanese Chins.

Remark

Early examples of the breed were apparently quite delicate and tended to be even smaller than those seen today.

Other Names of Japanese Chin: Japanese J Spaniel, Chin.

Identification keys of Japanese Chin

  • slender feet
  • long hair on ears
  • large, dark eyes

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