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Dalmatian

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Country of Origin: Croatia

Dog Group: Utility

Origin of Name: Dalmatians get their name from Dalmatia, a place where the first illustrations of Dalmatians were found. However, there are no records that can prove that the breed originated here other than the illustrations.

Shedding

A bit high

Monthly keeping cost

Premium
Rs.4,000
Standard
Rs.2,000

Size

Large

Tendency to Bark:

Very high

Breed Info

Life Span: 13 to 14 years

Availability: Easy to get

About Dalmatian:
Dalmatians are known to be selective listeners, extremely independent, dignified gentleman, yet high-spirited, playful and stubborn in nature. They are one of the best known and well recognized dogs in the world. They started out as a coach dog, but also has served in many other capacities, including hunter, firehouse dog, and circus performer.

Maintenance

Visits to Groomer-Medium

Drooling-No

Bath-Rare

Tolerance to heat-Basks in it

Tolerance to cold-Need warmth

Exercise Requirement-Lots

Hair & Coat

Under Coat-No

Colour- Black and White

Coat Type-Short

Hair Length-Short

Hair Density- Dense

Health

Dalmatian is generally a healthy dog breed. They have strong muscles and stocky body. But Dalmatians have weak urinary tract and high susceptibility of developing stones in bladder.

Urinary Tract Stones

Hereditary deafness

Hip Dysplasia

Skin Allergies

Iris Sphincter Dysplasia

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Temperament
Dalmatians are lovable, happy, and highly energetic dogs. If you love to stay fit and jogging is a part of your fitness regime then Dalmatians are perfect for you. This breed love to run and play and it’s the best ways to boost their energy level. Early socialization of Dalmatians with children, other human beings and pets will ensure their well-development and gentle temperament.

Training & Intelligence
Dalmatians require patience, consistent and gentle training from an early age. They need strong leadership and constant human companionship to stay in control. Dalmatians are intelligent. Dalmatians are quick to pick up commands and train. If you’ve bought dog for the first time, then you might take help of a professional canine behaviorist to learn how to train the puppy.

Breeding
Litter Size-6 to 9 puppies (approximately)

Complication in Breeding-No

Procreation
Dalmatians are healthy and sturdy breed. They get mature by the age of 18 months. Make sure to check medical history of your pup’s mating partner and parents to know that they are not suffering from any medical health issue or serious genetic disorder.

Dog Breeds Database Reference: Dogbreedinfo.com, dogtime.com, dogspot.in, akc.org.

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