Affenshire, Affenpinscher and Yorkshire Terrier Mix : Appearance, Temperament, Behavior, Qualities, Training, Exercise, Health Issues, Picture, Height and Weight :
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Overview of Affenshire

Affenshire dog breed is Hybrid dog cross between Affenpinscher and Yorkshire Terrier. Affenshire is Small in size. Fur of Affenshire is shaggy, at approximately an inch in length, and the hair is longer but less thick on the face and legs . Basic origin of Affenshire is none because hybrid dogs have no specific region.. Affenshire is Good With Children and Good With Other Animals and Hypoallergenic and Low Shedding Dogs is commonly active, adventurous, curious, and stubborn. The breed is confident, lively, affectionate towards family members and is also very protective of them. This loyal little dog enjoys being with its family. It needs consistent, firm training since some can be quite difficult to housebreak.
Affenshire is available in black, grey and tan.

Height and weight of Affenshire

Adult Male of Affenshire is about 6.5 to 13.2 pounds (2.9 to 6.0 kg) and adult female of Affenshire is about 6.0 to 12.2 pounds in Weight.
Height of Affenshire is commonly 9 to 12 inches (23 to 30 cm).

Common Health Issues of Affenshire

Affenshire is a healthier breed like other hybrid breeds. However Affenshire has tendency to suffer from hip dysplasia and ear infection .  

Appearance of Affenshire

Affenshire are small, long-haired toy dog with compact and well-proportioned bodies. All puppies are born black with tan points, and mature into their adult coats after one year. The hair is parted down the dog's back and grows to the flow. The head is flat with a medium-length muzzle.

Working Class of Affenshire

Basically Affenshire is Watch dog but is also used as Toy and Companion dog.

Training of Affenshire

Affenshire require training in early age like other hybrid dogs. Affenshire is easy to train.  It learns basic commands such as sit, stay, come easily. Behavior training is also very important for your Affenshire.  Behavior training prevents and or corrects bad habits of your puppy or dog. Behavior and basic commands training for your Affenshire should must on these lines. Do not get impatient. You will probably have to repeat the command many times. Never use negative reinforcement. Do not call your dog to come to you for punishment because this will teach your dog not to come on command. Be sure to keep any frustration out of the tone of your voice. If you feel yourself becoming frustrated, take a break. Your dog can sense this and will start to associate training with your unhappiness. You cannot hide your frustration from a dog. You cannot pretend. Dogs can feel human emotion, so stay relaxed, firm and confident.

Exercise and Fitness of Affenshire

Daily exercise for your Affenshire is important, dogs are living with human since thousands of years, wild dogs have challenges to survive so they work daily to find food, save food and themselves from other animals but companion dogs have nothing to do, they have ready food and couch to sit, which may affect their health, habits and activity.
Your Affenshire is recommended Fetching,Walking regular according to its breed specific exercise requirements.

Behavior of Affenshire with children and other pets

Good enough with children of all ages and with pets

Special instructions related to your Affenshire

Check the ears on a weekly basis for signs of infection

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