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Size: Small

Weight: 9 - 20 lbs.

Height: -

Life Span: 10 - 15 years

Health Problems: Tearing of the eyes; breathing problems; progressive retinal atrophy; hip dysplasia; patellar luxation; Legg-Calves-Perth disease.

Origin: United States

Also Known As: No Nicknames.

Group: Companion

Category: Companion Dog

Exercise Needs

No special exercise requirements.

Grooming Needs

The Peekapoo requires daily brushing to prevent matting.


Tends to be a docile and fairly inactive pet that gets along well with children and other animals. Peekapoos are known to be less aggressive than the Cockapoo.

Compatibility with Kids

Gets along well wiith children


Developed in the United States during the 1950s.

Pet Facts

The Peekapoo is a cross between the Poodle and Pekinese and not recognized by any breed registry.