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Doge:Dog Breed Profile

Doge is native to Japan, and the Doge is an ancient breed that has been bred to be loyal, obedient, and patient. The dog has high alertness and is usually used to stand up and look down with alertness. It has a quick and independent personality, a strong body, quick movements, and looks like firewood. It was trained by human beings to hunt small animals, he used to be a good hunter in the mountains and woods, so he was called a doge. Doge looks like a miniature version of the Japanese Akita. In Japan, Doge is designated as a "natural monument dog" by the government.

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  • About Doge Breed

    The dog is said to have descended from Chow ancestors and is said to have been bred from a Chinese squirrel dog that crossed into Japan from China about 2,000 years ago with a native Japanese dog called Kii Province, which develops a natural disposition to be faithful, obedient, and patient. In 1928(Showa Years), a group of Japanese dog lovers to preserve the pure blood of Japanese dogs, set up the "Japanese Kennel Club" to protect Chai and other dog breeds. The Japanese government also designated Doge and six other Japanese dogs as “Natural Monument”. In 1936, the dog was designated. Tens of thousands of doges are registered every day. Doge is mainly distributed in Nagano, Japan (Shinshu Shih), and Shanyin (Ishiju Shih), Gifu (Meinongchai), Gunma (Shikuchai) these areas.

Doge Breed Daily Care

The doge is not big and does not shed much hair, so cleaning and nursing work is relatively easy, but also not too careless. Should be at least 1-2 times a day for the dog to comb hair, keep hair clean and smooth, to avoid hairball; every week for the dog cleaning about 3 times the mouth, cleaning 1 ear, eyes, anal gland parts of the health, make sure your dog is clean and free of germs. Bathe regularly, including trimming hair and toenails, to make sure your dog is healthy and beautiful. The doge is gentle, faithful, patient, simple and elegant, dexterous, courageous, kind, and affectionate towards people, all of which together produce a noble and natural and beautiful character. It is independent in nature, reserved for strangers, but loyal and loving to those it respects. The Japanese Shiba dog is very popular all over the world. It has a good temperament, does not bark, and can guard a house. It is a great companion dog.


Diet must be regularly quantitative feeding. Doge is a small hunting/working dog, so it doesn’t eat very much. Plus the Shih Tzu won’t be too picky about food. The adult dog just needs to be fed. Diesel dogs need to pay special attention to diet and nutrition at an early age, focusing on preparation for their high protein and calcium micronutrient. Animal Protein, then generally feed some animal viscera, such as animal heart or liver, or Egg Yolk, milk, and so on. One of the most important points is that we should pay attention to the amount of feeding to not too much and eat less multi-meal is the best, which is also good for the dog's digestion. There is also a standard for multiple feeding, with 2-to 4-month-old dogs being fed four times a day, 4-to 6-month-old dogs three times a day, and then 2 times a day.

Summer should pay attention to reduce heat, so as to avoid dog heatstroke, infectious diseases. Winter should be well prepared to keep warm, so as to avoid Doge cold and illness. In addition, parents should regularly for the dog in Vivo, in vitro deworming, regular to the hospital for physical examination and vaccination, do a good job of canine distemper, small and other infectious diseases prevention, to ensure the health of the dog. Suggest pet owners daily stick to help the dog brush teeth, usually can also give it to eat some chicken jerky dog molar snacks, prevention of periodontal disease, halitosis. Recommend the following chicken Jerky, fresh chicken breast dry, rich in animal protein, teeth grinding bad breath.

If the Doge does not have a good training base from an early age or does not have a certain level of social interaction with other dogs, the Doge will attack other dogs to a large extent and will be difficult to train as adults. Doge likes to be clean. It is the most cat-like breed of dog. They might not want to go out because of the rain. Chai is a kind of small hunting dog, so the need for exercise is still relatively large, to take the dog to participate in regular exercise, improve the dog’s resistance to disease, or let it run indoors can also be, burn off too much energy by exercising. So it doesn’t destroy things in the house anymore.

The doge is not big and does not shed much hair, so cleaning and nursing work is relatively easy, but also not too careless. Should be at least 1-2 times a day for the dog to comb hair, keep hair clean and smooth, to avoid hairball; every week for the dog cleaning about 3 times the mouth, cleaning 1 ear, eyes, anal gland parts of the health, make sure your dog is clean and free of germs. Bathe regularly, including trimming hair and toenails, to make sure your dog is healthy and beautiful. When the doge goes for a walk, after exercise, rub the dog's body with a dry cloth and brush the dog's hair with a comb. At two to six months of age, the doge is well developed and has significant changes in all parts of the body. It is best to keep the doge clean on a regular basis. In addition, when the doge is four months old, the deciduous teeth are replaced with permanent teeth. When the doge is wet by the rain, dry the dog thoroughly with an old towel to avoid illness. To pay attention to the health of the dog, and then look at the situation to find the best care and appropriate time.


Doge Breed History

There is a special kind of Shih-yin Shih-Chien, named Shih-yin Shih-Chien, which is native to the Shanyin region of Japan (Tottori Prefecture, Shimane Prefecture, etc.) and belongs to the endangered species of Shih-yin Shih-Chien. In essence, there is a clear distinction between Shih-yin and ordinary Shih-Chien, generally speaking, Shanyin Shih Tzu is thinner and longer than ordinary Doge. Shanyin Chai dogs are like Hyena dogs, but the most impressive thing is that they grow some grey down when the seasons change. Historically, this breed was threatened with extinction due to the outbreak of the Pacific War, but Japan has a Shanyin Shih Tzu breeding society, which is trying to preserve this rare breed of Shih Tzu because of its long oestrus period, and a child can only give birth to 2-3, so in the increase in the number of the problem is still quite difficult.

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