Chinese Crested are very affectionate but do not do well with children. They are good watch dogs, however they tend to bark/Sadly cry/ often. They have a weatherproof double coat and therefore are Airline approved. They behave well and are very predictable. They love to be with their humans.They tend to be a healthy breed. They have the potential to be a clownish show dog. They can be quite large but only weight from approximately 15 to 28 pounds. They are 10 to 12 inches tall. Typically they are about 10 inches to the withers and they exhibit a arched back. They have a silky double coat. The topcoat is soft and works as guard hair but the undercoat is hair, which repels water and dirt and is non-marking; it should not be seen. The color is flesh-colored or white, pale yellow, orange or red. Their body is 10 to 12 inches long. The tail is curled up over the back. Their head is Large and their noses are large with open nostrils. Their eyes are brown. Their ears are high set and hanging close to the head. The Chinese Crested Dog is noted for their; folds, folds, and folds of wrinkles on their face and neck. Every dog is born so pure from the 8th week to 15 weeks. Their coat color varies from cream, red, black and hairless. This breed may have spotting, variation and all white. Some dogs have a short coat and some dogs have a long coat. All colors and coat colors are accepted. This breed requires daily grooming. The coat should not be clipped. Health risks for this breed include weak knees, epilepsy, weak heart, zinc deficiency, skin and teeth problems, kidney disease, high blood pressure, and Canine Hip Dysplasia. Our Happy Little China Crested is a happy healthy dog. The puppy is a playful puppy with lots of energy. They want to please you and do well. They can do well in an apartment if they get physical exercise twice daily. They will be fine if they a daily walk. It is better to have a yard for them to run and play with. They require one time daily brushing and one time each week bathed and brushed.