The Japanese Chin dog breed hails from Asia, where he has been prized as a companion for more than a thousand years. He was a popular member of Chinese and Japanese imperial courts, and it was in Japan that his distinctive look was developed. This breed is elegant and dainty, mild-mannered and playful.
Watch and learn about Japanese Chin dog's key characteristics:
|Name||Dog Breed Group||Height||Weight||Life Span|
|Japanese Chin Dog||Companion Dogs||8 inches to 11 inches tall at the shoulder||4 to 9 pounds||10 to 14 years|