The Xoloitzcuintli dog breed–sometimes called the Mexican Hairless or just Xolo–may well have descended from the first dogs to set paw on the North American continent. In their native Mexico and Central America, they were popular “doctors”–the heat given off by their bodies providing comfort to people with arthritis and other ailments. People still like to cuddle with them today! See below for complete characteristics of Xoloitzcuintlis!Xoloitzcuintlis Dog Breed Pictures Xoloitzcuintli Dog Breed Information, Pictures, Characteristics & FactsInitiate Gallery Additional articles you will be interested in:AdoptionChoosing The Best Dog NameBringing Home Your DogTraining To Walk On-LeashHousetraining PuppiesFeeding A PuppyIndoor Activities For DogsTeaching Your Dog TricksHow To Take Pictures Of Your Dog

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Key Vitals of Xoloitzcuintli Dog
Name Dog Breed Group Height Weight Life Span
Xoloitzcuintli Dog Companion Dogs 1 foot, 6 inches to 1 foot, 11 inches tall at the shoulder 10 to 50 pounds 14 to 20 years