Minor concerns: Elongated soft palate, stenotic nares, KCS, patellar luxation, distichiasis, trichiasis, skin fold dermatitis
Major concerns: None
Avg Size of Female: Height: 6-9 inches, Weight: <14 pounds
Note: The breed is sensitive to anesthesia and does not tolerate heat well. It is also prone to corneal abrasions. Puppies must often be delivered by Caesarian.
Life span: 13 - 15 years
Avg Size of Male: Height: 6-9 inches, Weight: <14 pounds
Suggested tests: Knee, eye
Occasionally seen: Urolithiasis