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Shikoku

Shikoku
Shikoku
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Key facts about the Shikoku

  • Life expectancy : Between 13 and 15 years
  • Temperament : Calm, Intelligent
  • Size : Medium
  • Type of coat : Short

FCI Group

FCI Group

Group 5 - Spitz and primitive types

Section

Section 5 : Asian Spitz and related breeds

Physical characteristics of the Shikoku

Adult size

Female dog Between 18 and 20 in
Male dog Between 19 and 22 in

Weight

Female dog Between 33 and 44 lb
Male dog Between 33 and 44 lb

Temperament

Affectionate

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Playful

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Calm

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Intelligent

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Hunter

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Fearful / wary of strangers

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Independent

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Behaviour of the Shikoku

Tolerates solitude

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Easy to train / obedience

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Barking

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Tendency to run away

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Destructive

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Greedy / Gluttony

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Guard dog

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First dog

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Lifestyle

Shikoku in a flat

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Need for exercise / Sporty

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Travelling / easy to transport

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Compatibility

Shikoku and cats

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Shikoku and dogs

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Shikoku and children

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Shikoku and the elderly

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Grooming

Health of the Shikoku

Strong / robust

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Withstand heat

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Withstand cold

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Tendency to put on weight

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