Kyi-Leo Personality traits and Temperament
They are very cheerful dogs and make the perfect companion animal. They are an obedient, loving, lively and playful dog that forms strong bond with its family. They love to be petted and cuddled by the family and enjoy the attention given to them. But they are not clingy dogs and can spend time on their own without making a fuss. They can keep themselves entertained with their toys for prolonged periods. So it is always good to have a good assortment of toys for them to play with.
These are very silent dogs and they are very well suited for an apartment lifestyle. They are medium energy dogs and most of their exercise requirements are met by running around in the house and they do very well without a yard. They should not be kennelled outside as they are very sensitive to extreme climates. They can tolerate cold better than heat.
They are generally very good around children and are devoted to them if socialisation has been done early. Ideally they are not suited for households where toddlers are present. They do not like to be rough handled and young children can hurt these dogs easily as they are of a very fragile build. They can tolerate other pets and even cats if socialisation has been done properly.
These dogs are very alert and are wary of strangers and make very good watchdogs even though their guard dog ability is constrained by the size. Kai’s are very cat like in their gait and like they even have a tendency to grasp objects with their forelimbs. Overall Kai’s are a great addition to your family and will provide you endless hours of entertainment.
Grooming, Haircuts and Shedding
They have a long, thick and silky coat, which is very prone to matting. They need regular brushing which will prevent matting and also get rid of tangles. Brushing also helps to distribute the natural oils in the body As well as get rid of loose hairs. They are low shedders. They are clean breed and do not need regular bathing. Bathe them once a month if they get dirt and smelly. Hairs around the eyes and ears need to be trimmed. Ears should be cleaned at least once in two weeks. Check for any signs of ear infections. Nails should be trimmed when needed. They can suffer from halitosis so teeth should be brushed regularly.
Size and Characteristics
Price Range: this dog for sale may cost between $700-$900
Life expectancy: the life span is generally of about 12-15 YEARS
Weight: 9-14 pounds
Height: 8-12 inches
Colors: Black and white, silver grey and white, rarely gold and white
How to Train this dog
They are very eager learners and are very easy to train. They love to be around their owners so training time is a leisure activity for them. They learn fast and are very obedient. Always mix up the sessions and never bore them. Use praise and treats to motivate the dogs. House training is comparatively easier and crate training is recommended.
Health Issues and Food
Diet: They have very sensitive stomach so avoid canned and processed food. Ideally raw diet or balance home cooked diets are preferred. Meat in excess quantities is also not recommended.
Allergies: Can suffer from skin allergies. May be allergic to dry foods and processed foods.
Health problems: They can suffer from patellar luxation and spinal problems. They are also prone to pancreatitis and vomiting.
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Best female and male dog names
You can name your Kyi-Leo as Max or Denver if he is a male and Cuddles or Pepper if she is a female.
How to adopt this dog
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Pictures and Videos
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