Note: This breed does not tolerate the heat well and is sensitive to anesthesia. It is prone to corneal abrasions. Caesarian deliveries are commonly needed.
Average Size of Male: Height: 15 - 17 inches, Weight: 10 - 25 pounds
Occasionally seen: Deafness, hydrocephalus, esophageal achalasia, distichiasis, persistent right aortic arch Major concerns: none
Minor concerns: Cataract, PDA, patellar luxation, stenotic nares
Average Size of Female: Height: 15 - 17 inches, Weight: 10 - 25 pounds
Life span: 10 - 14 years
Suggested tests: None
Any advice on skin care is greatly appreciated! Chloe is a 11mo boston with some serious dandruff! Even some balding :( - Christina Martin