Are you looking for the ideal companion and want to learn more about the pomsky breed? Small balls of hair with an amazing and endearing character. The Royaume des Galopins presents you the Top 7 things to know about the Pomsky!
N°1 things to know about the Pomsky: It is a dog with diverse colors
To start this top 7 things to know about the Pomsky, we will talk about colors!
The pomsky is a breed of dogs with a large panel of colors. First there are dogs of solid color: all white, all black, gray, brown. There are also dresses with several colors such as bi-colors (black and white, brown and white ...) reminiscent of the colors of the Husky with usually a pretty fleur-de-lis. And finally the more particular colors such as pinto, agoutie... but also exotic colors like blue and lilac...
N° 2 The Pomsky is a robust dog
In second place of this top 7 on the pomsky, its robustness, indeed it is a dog that holds the husky of the spitz which are both Nordic and robust dogs.
The Pomsky is a cross of two other Lof breeds the Husky and the Spitz. It is therefore a dog that tolerates very cold temperatures but also hot because its hair will play a role of insulation. It is also a dog with solid health so you should not spend your Sundays at the vet.
In order to be sure to have a healthy Pomsky make sure that parents are tested Embark in order to have a Pomsky free of genetic disease and HUSKY and Spitz DNA.
N°3 things to know about the Pomsky, he loves water!
How to approach this top 7 things to know about the Pomsky without talking about water!
The pomsky is a dog that is a good swimmer, they love all the water points where he can swim: pool, lake, pond, sea ... but also beware of large puddles of mud, which he could confuse with a nice little pond where to soak your paws.
Take advantage of the summer and the hot days to offer this pleasure to your loulou!
More broadly, the Pomsky is a dog that loves: snow, sand, sea... It will follow you in your most beautiful walks.
N°4 The Pomsky and the children
An important point to address in this top 7 things to know about the pomsky, children!
Many people are reluctant to adopt a pomsky when they have a family with children. But the two are perfectly compatible, the pomsky is a dog filled with energy but it is not abrupt, it will adapt very well to children and will be able to play with them without fear.
The Pomsky is a great player and the energy of a child by their side often makes them happy.
Of course it remains important to choose a Well-socialized Pomsky from a conscientious breeding because as for any breed dog education is the key.
N ° 5 You should know that the Pomsky is close to a mini wolf
How to make this top 7 things to know about the Pomsky not to mention its famous wolf cry!
Indeed the pomsky is a dog very little barking but when he expresses himself, he can not help but make the wolf!
This comes from the fact that they come from the cross from the husky in part, these primitive dogs genetically closer to the wolf than most breeds.
They kept this famous primary howl to express themselves and sometimes it's very funny to see!
A small example with this loulou: https://www.youtube.com/shorts/MjYLk-54ENU
N°6 A dog with short or long hair, depending on your preference.
The pomsky is also a diverse dog, not only in the colors but in the size, and the length of hair also !!
There are the short-haired Pomskys that we call the standard hair. The long-haired Pomskys that we call the Fluffy-haired Pomskys and finally the Very Long-haired Pomskys that we call the Wooly-haired Pomskys.
In any case the Pomsky makes two moults per year. A long hair will require more toilletage than a short hair. If you want to know more about the maintenance of the hair of your Pomsky, here is a link to one of our articles on the grooming of the pomsky: https://royaumedesgalopins.fr/pomsky/entretenir-son-pomsky-berger-americain/
N°7 The Pomsky a dog also for athletes!
To finish this Top 7 things to know about the Pomsky, let's talk about sport!
We can believe that due to its crossing the pomsky is a dog less sporty than the others and well think again the pomsky remains a dog that will be perfect as much for family hikes as to run with its owner. The fact that he comes down from the spitz does not take away his joy of accompanying you in your activities!
It will be important to choose a Pomsky with a template adapted to your physical expectations. Indeed today the weight of a Pomsky can vary from 5 to 15kg. It will therefore be important to know if you want to be on a mini or standard Pomsky because both will not have the same abilities and physical needs.