A true companion dog, the Bolognese dog breed loves to be at his family’s side. However, he also loves getting his way and can be quite crafty about it, so be careful — you could find yourself being manipulated by a 10-pound furball.

Watch and learn about Bolognese dog’s key characteristics:

Key Vitals of Bolognese Dog
Name Dog Breed Group Height Weight Life Span
Bolognese Dog Companion Dogs 9 inches to 1 foot tall at the shoulder 8 to 14 pounds 12 to 14 Years

Breed Characteristics:

Adaptability:

Bolognese is rated 3 out of 5 in Adaptability. This means Bolognese has scored high and is suitable in Adaptability parameter.

Bolognese is rated 5 out of 5 in Adaptibility in living in apartment. This means Bolognese has scored high and is suitable in Adaptibility in living in apartment parameter.

Bolognese is rated 3 out of 5 in Good For Novice Owners. This means Bolognese has scored high and is suitable in Good For Novice Owners parameter.

Bolognese is rated 5 out of 5 in Sensitivity Level. This means Bolognese has scored high and is suitable in Sensitivity Level parameter.

Bolognese is rated 2 out of 5 in Tolerates Being Alone. This means Bolognese has scored low and is not suitable in Tolerates Being Alone parameter.

Bolognese is rated 2 out of 5 in Tolerates Cold Weather. This means Bolognese has scored low and is not suitable in Tolerates Cold Weather parameter.

Bolognese is rated 3 out of 5 in Tolerates Hot Weather. This means Bolognese has scored high and is suitable in Tolerates Hot Weather parameter.

All Around Friendliness:

Bolognese is rated 5 out of 5 in All Around Friendliness. This means Bolognese has scored high and is suitable in All Around Friendliness parameter.

Bolognese is rated 5 out of 5 in Affectionate with Family. This means Bolognese has scored high and is suitable in Affectionate with Family parameter.

Bolognese is rated 5 out of 5 in Incredibly Kid Friendly Dogs. This means Bolognese has scored high and is suitable in Incredibly Kid Friendly Dogs parameter.

Bolognese is rated 5 out of 5 in Friendly Dog. This means Bolognese has scored high and is suitable in Friendly Dog parameter.

Bolognese is rated 5 out of 5 in Friendly Toward Strangers. This means Bolognese has scored high and is suitable in Friendly Toward Strangers parameter.

Health Grooming:

Bolognese is rated 2 out of 5 in Health Grooming. This means Bolognese has scored low and is not suitable in Health Grooming parameter.

Bolognese is rated 1 out of 5 in Amount Of Shedding. This means Bolognese has scored low and is not suitable in Amount Of Shedding parameter.

Bolognese is rated 1 out of 5 in Drooling Potential. This means Bolognese has scored low and is not suitable in Drooling Potential parameter.

Bolognese is rated 1 out of 5 in Easy To Groom. This means Bolognese has scored low and is not suitable in Easy To Groom parameter.

Bolognese is rated 5 out of 5 in General Health. This means Bolognese has scored high and is suitable in General Health parameter.

Bolognese is rated 3 out of 5 in Potential For Weight Gain. This means Bolognese has scored high and is suitable in Potential For Weight Gain parameter.

Bolognese is rated 1 out of 5 in Size. This means Bolognese has scored low and is not suitable in Size parameter.

Trainability:

Bolognese is rated 4 out of 5 in Trainability. This means Bolognese has scored high and is suitable in Trainability parameter.

Bolognese is rated 5 out of 5 in Easy To Train. This means Bolognese has scored high and is suitable in Easy To Train parameter.

Bolognese is rated 4 out of 5 in Intelligence. This means Bolognese has scored high and is suitable in Intelligence parameter.

Bolognese is rated 4 out of 5 in Potential For Mouthiness. This means Bolognese has scored high and is suitable in Potential For Mouthiness parameter.

Bolognese is rated 5 out of 5 in Prey Drive. This means Bolognese has scored high and is suitable in Prey Drive parameter.

Bolognese is rated 4 out of 5 in Tendency To Bark Or Howl. This means Bolognese has scored high and is suitable in Tendency To Bark Or Howl parameter.

Bolognese is rated 1 out of 5 in Wanderlust Potential. This means Bolognese has scored low and is not suitable in Wanderlust Potential parameter.

Exercise Needs:

Bolognese is rated 3 out of 5 in Exercise Needs. This means Bolognese has scored high and is suitable in Exercise Needs parameter.

Bolognese is rated 3 out of 5 in Energy Level. This means Bolognese has scored high and is suitable in Energy Level parameter.

Bolognese is rated 3 out of 5 in Intensity. This means Bolognese has scored high and is suitable in Intensity parameter.

Bolognese is rated 4 out of 5 in Exercise Needs. This means Bolognese has scored high and is suitable in Exercise Needs parameter.

Bolognese is rated 3 out of 5 in Potential For Playfulness. This means Bolognese has scored high and is suitable in Potential For Playfulness parameter.

Vital Stats:

Dog Breed Group

Companion Dogs

Height

9 inches to 1 foot tall at the shoulder

Weight

8 to 14 pounds

Life Span

12 to 14 years