Size: Medium / Large
Weight: 45 - 65 lbs.
Height: 19" - 24"
Life Span: 10 - 12 years
Health Problems: Deafness; bladder stones; allergies
Also Known As: No Nicknames.
Category: Companion Dog
The Dalmatian requires rigorous daily exercise.
Routine brushing and combing and occasional bathing is required for your Dalmatian. These dogs shed continuously.
The Dalmatian tends to be territorial and energetic. This breed loves its family.
Compatibility with Kids
Best with older children.
This breed is thought to have been brought to England during the Crusades. Dalmatians were commonly used as coach dogs during the 19th century, especially in Great Britain.