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What is a Chihuahua and Pomeranian mix called?

The Pomchi is a mixed-breed dog — a cross between the Pomeranian and the Chihuahua dog breeds. Playful, devoted, and energetic, these small pups inherited some of the best qualities from both of their parents. Pomchis go by several names, including Pomahuahua, Chimeranian, Chi-Pom, and Pom-Chi.

Are Pomchis good family dogs?

When with their family, Pomchis are a very affectionate dog breed, like their Pomeranian breed parent. Pomchis tolerate adults much better than children though. This designer toy mixed breed is best suited to adult-only homes or families with older children because of their small toy size.

Do pomchi dogs bark a lot?

Barking is a perfectly natural and normal behavior in dogs. Pomeranian dog barking or what is also known as Pomeranian yapping can become a problem if not curbed. A Pomeranian bark is a major communication method and some dogs tend to bark more than others.

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What are pomchi problems?

As with Pomeranians and Chihuahuas, Pomchis may be prone to dental issues, such as tartar build-up on the teeth, which may progress to infection of the gums and teeth. It is important to prevent these dental problems, as they may reduce the overall quality of life, even decresing their lifespan.

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Are Pomchis hyper?

Poms, as they’re often affectionately named, are full of spirit, but that may often come with the condition of also being full of energy. Small breeds tend to appear a little bit hyperactive, hopping up and down and bolting back and forth inside the home.

Can Pomchis be left alone?

Adult Poms (1-year-old+) can be comfortable on their own for 6-8 hours. If your Pomeranian suffers from anxiety disorders, particularly Pomeranian separation anxiety, he shouldn’t be on his own for longer than 5 hours prior to you giving him extensive training so he can cope for 6-8 hours.

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Are Pomchis easy to potty train?

One of the great things about Pomeranians is that they are relatively easy to train. This holds true for potty training just as much as it does for basic behavior and tricks. The biggest thing to keep in mind is that your Pom will react far more readily to consistent training.

Are Pomchis easy to train?

A notoriously stubborn little dog, the Pomchi has a reputation for being difficult to train. This is not for lack of intelligence. When they want to learn, they are able to do so quite quickly. They respond best to positive reinforcement, so you should reward them when they show the desired behaviors.

Do pomchi dogs shed?

If you’re the kind of person looking for an easy-going dog, one that’s not going to cover your carpets in fur, then the Pomchi may be a great choice for you! This crossbreed are seasonal shedders and will only shed once a year between spring and summer.

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How much exercise does a pomchi need?

This is an energetic breed but, as they are small dogs, they only need around 30 minutes of exercise a day according to The Kennel Club.

Are Pomchis loyal dogs?

Pomchi Temperament They’re also highly loyal and attached to their owner. The Pomchi thrives in the presence of people and craves companionship. Despite a tendency to be a little clingy, they can be left alone for hours, provided they have enough toys and activities.

Are Pomchis clever?

They are very intelligent and are easily trained. They rank 23rd in Stanley Coren’s “The Intelligence of Dogs”, being of excellent working/obedience intelligence. Pomeranians socialize well with other dogs, animals, and people.

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Are Pomeranians high maintenance?

They can be high maintenance when it comes to grooming Pomeranians are double coated pups. Their signature fluffy manes require a thorough brushing 2-3 times a week at a minimum. They will also need a full groom every 4-6 weeks.

Why do Pomeranians cry so much?

A stressed Pomeranian will often whine. Some will pace, and some will stay in one spot. If your Pom is whining and you know she doesn’t have to go outside to go potty, she may be stressed. Stress whining can turn into barking or crying as well.

How often should I bathe my pomchi?

A characteristic of the breed is its heavily plumed tail. This coat needs to be bathed as frequently as weekly up to no longer than every 3 weeks in order to prevent the dog from becoming matted and tangled.

Are Pomeranians smelly dogs?

There is usually not enough to make a Pomeranian smell bad. However, the actual number can vary from time to time, and when the coat gets wet (and particularly if the number of yeast and/or bacteria is a bit high), the water can displace these microbes enough that you’ll start to smell them.

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Do Pomeranians need to be walked?

Exercise-wise, a fully grown Pom usually needs no more than 30 minutes walking each day split between a morning and evening walk; with much younger or older dogs this is likely to be a bit lower.

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Written by: Sweeny Jane
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