Diseases that can occur in the breed are hip dysplasia, patellar luxation, distichiasis, thyroid conditions, EPI, and gastric torsion. The Kennel Club announced in December 2012 that with effect from April 1, 2013, the Eurasier breed will transfer from the imported register to the breed register. Aug 30, 2013 - Explore Darren Driscoll's board "Eurasier Dog", followed by 441 people on Pinterest. Strict breeding plans and guided breeding resulted in the first litter of “Wolf-Chow” puppies through the cross-breeding of a Chow Chow and a Wolfspitz. Eurasiers were bred to be robust and sturdy. They can be any shade of red, wolf-grey, fawn, black, or black and tan. However, all colors are acceptable except white or liver (solid or markings). The hair on the back of his legs and tail is longer than the hair on his body. Confident, calm, and well-balanced, he is loyal to the entire family, but reserved towards strangers. The male has a height of 52 to 60 cm (20–23.5 inches) at the withers and weighs between 23 and 32 kg (50–70 lb) and the female has a height of 48 to 56 cm (19–22 inches) at the withers and weighs between 18 and 26 kg (40–57 lb). All color combinations are allowed, except for pure white, white patches, and liver color. He must live in close contact with his family, as he is not suited to be kept in kennels or tied up outside. The Eurasier has been approved to compete in AKC Companion Events since January 1, 2010. Name: Wendy Schuyler The tail and the back of the front legs (feathers) and hind legs (breeches) should be covered with long hair. See more ideas about Eurasier, Spitz breeds, Keeshond. It comes in different colors: fawn, red, wolf-grey, solid black, and black and tan. Within these limitations, Eurasiers can work very well as therapy dogs. From shop NaturArtGifts. Eurasiers can have purple tongues, pink tongues or spotted tongues. Dog Pup Puppy. Answer a few simple questions and find the right dog for you, Compare up to 5 different breeds side by side, Browse the AKC Marketplace to find the right puppy for you, Browse our extensive library of dog names for inspiration, Find out the best and worst foods for your dog and which to avoid. During undercoat shedding periods, daily combings/brushings are required to minimize picking up “wool” balls from around the house. The Eurasier is a combination of the best[1] qualities of the Chow Chow, the Keeshond, and the Samoyed, resulting in a dignified, intelligent breed. The Eurasier is a balanced, well-constructed, medium-sized Spitz (Spitzen) type dog with prick ears. The Eurasier, or Eurasian dog, is a breed of dog of the spitz type that originated in Germany. The standard was re-written in 1994. They can be Hard to Find in the United States. Founded in 1884, the AKC is the recognized and trusted expert in breed, health, and training information for dogs. 49 37 35. The breed may have a pink, blue-black or spotted tongue. Confident, calm, and well-balanced, he is loyal to the entire family, but reserved towards strangers. The Eurasier is robust enough to live outdoors but much prefers to be an indoor companion. : The known hereditary defects in Eurasiers", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Eurasier&oldid=999064398, Wikipedia articles needing clarification from June 2020, Articles with unsourced statements from June 2020, Wikipedia articles needing clarification from December 2018, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 8 January 2021, at 09:15. Eurasiers rarely bark, but if they do, they usually have a good reason. Aug 30, 2014 - Recognized by the Federation Cynologique Internationale in 1973, this spitz breed was developed in the 1960s by Prof. Julius Wipfel in Germany by combining Chow Chow, Wolfspitz (Keeshonden) and Samoyed. Sep 29, 2017 - We love our Eurasiers, they are part of our family. All colors and color combinations are permitted with the exception of. Eurasier dogs are available in a variety of colors, as they can inherit the coat colors of both the Chow-Chow and the Wolfspitz. Then, in 1972, a Samoyed was crossed in to introduce its friendly nature and their offspring was named “Eurasier” to reflect the breed’s European and Asian heritage. Color: Any color or combination of colors except pure white and piebald. Hip and elbow dysplasia are degenerative conditions resulting from malformed joints, often leading to discomfort, pain, or limping. AKC actively advocates for responsible dog ownership and is dedicated to advancing dog sports. 6 months old Shih Tzu jeremeciaholley. Green Water Leaf Dew. He must live in close contact with his family, as he is not suited to be kept in kennels or tied […]. Genetic testing of the HPS3 gene will reliably determine whether a dog is a genetic Carrier of cocoa coat color. In 1973, the German Kennel Club and the Federation Cynologique International acknowledged the breed. Newest Dogs. You can see Eurasiers in pure black, black with markings, red ones, grey ones, light cream ones and combinations thereof. See more ideas about eurasier, dog photos, dogs. Hello, I am selling my 6 months old Shih Tzu. Eurasiers should have good daily walks and active play with other dogs. Eurasier puppies bred according to these sound IFEZ guidelines receive an IFEZ certificate. They are watchful and alert, yet reserved towards strangers without being timid or aggressive. Unfortunately, there are many unethical breeders who make such crosses and pass them off as Eurasiers to unsuspecting buyers. In my opinion, their color diversity makes them extra special, and is something I really love about them. They would pine and become depressed. The "main gene" agouti is divided into 4 alleles responsible for the 4 basic colors of the eurasier : sand/fawn/red : This color is represented by most of the Eurasian population. Its bushy tail curls proudly over its back, and the dark, almond-shaped eyes portray an expression of intelligence. While they are genetically similar, these mixes cannot be classified as Eurasiers. It is the size and number of hairs dyed with pheomelanin (red) and eumelanin (black) that contribute to give a wide range of shades in the eurasier. Eurasiers should never be restricted to only a yard, kennel, crate, or chained up. Eurasiers were given official breed status by the Canadian Kennel Club (CKC) on June 13, 1995. Want to connect with other people who love the same breed as much as you do? Healthy You, Healthy Dog, Healthy New Year! His coat is a double coat, meaning he has an undercoat that is soft and thick and an outer coat that is coarser and straight. Eurasier, Norwegian Elkhound, The One, Snow Dogs, Awesome Dogs, Left, Dog Breeds, Color, Fashion History 736 x 578px 109.04KB It is widely known as a wonderful companion that maintains its own personality, has a dignified reserve to strangers, a strong bond to its family and that is relatively easy to train. The Eurasier is a purebred dog descended from Spitz-type dogs who originated in Germany. Eurasiers boast a stunning double coat. The Eurasier is a balanced, well-constructed, medium-sized Spitz (Spitzen) type dog with prick ears. Typically Eurasiers are non-confrontational and will only defend themselves when they absolutely need to. During the training process, you and your dog will experien Like all dogs, Eurasiers should be fed only with high quality food. The coat on the Eurasier's neck should be slightly longer than on the body, but not forming a mane. The tongue is sometimes blue-black or speckled pink and blue-black. 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