The Pomsky Dog as this unique hybrid is known is fast becoming a popular household pet. As a modern phenomenon, there haven’t been plenty of generations produced to build a genetic phenotype that could lead to specific physical and personality characteristics that will breed true. Alternatively, ethical breeders study the ancestral lines of the Husky and Pomeranian they want to mate and decide on the healthiest dogs with the desired traits. After that, it’s a matter of chance and genetics. Many of the eventual Husky-Pomeranian mixes massively favor one over the other. Nothing which breeds the puppies also draw of their looks from, there is no doubt that each one of them is achingly charming.
However, as this hybrid mix becomes more attractive, the Pomsky that looks like a miniature Husky is establishing a devoted following.
Do you live in a home? Looking for a dog that is quick outdoors but less in size?
A Pomsky dog might be the dog you’re looking for!
Most Beautifull Pomsky Dog Full Grown
Pomskies’ dog is a mixed breed between a Pomeranian and a Siberian Husky. This mixed designer breed is gaining in fame with dog lovers as breeders continue to fine-tune to achieve the classic look – a Husky but less in size, like a lap dog!
Recognized for being playful and energetic, this relatively latest breed weighs between 20 and 30 pounds. The quality depends on the parents and their upbringing!
A mixture consists typically of a Husky mother and a Pomeranian father. Given the parent breeds, Pomskies dog has a lot of energy and needs a lot of exercises. They are also quite talented dogs. The Pomsky dog has a double coat with medium length hair and needs to be brushed daily. That means they aren’t the best for dog owners with allergies.
These small dog’s age is of 13-15 years.
Pomeranian Husky Health and Grooming
The parent breeds talk Pomsky owners of the possible health conditions they can expect. Health difficulties may include eye problems, especially from the Husky parent. The Pomeranian parent may pass along skin troubles. Other health queries may consist of hip dysplasia from the Husky origin.
This small dog breed is active and needs a lot of mental stimulation, but they are delighted to please! They also like to play as such aggressive dogs “so houses with children are the most proper for Pomskies. However, you must ensure that you start the Pomsky slowly and politely to your home with little children, as the Pomsky can be a little uptight and skittish,” according to the Pomsky Guide.
The Controversy Is About Safe Breeding
These charming Pomsky dogs are not without controversy. There is attention to the breeding process as Huskies are so much larger than Pomeranians. A successful breeding program needs artificial insemination of the larger Husky female.
Also, like with any “fad,” there is a concern that the fame of this creator breed will eventually die out. Since it’s hard at this point to predict how long supporters of teacup breeds or creator dogs will be engaged in this hybrid, the hope is that these dogs don’t end up in shelters.
Look for an approved Pomsky Dog when you start examining! And remember these are not purebred dogs, therefore not accepted by the American Kennel Club.
So are you ready to get a Pomsky Dog?
By now, you most probably have an opinion of what getting a Pomsky means, so it’s time to ask yourself if such a dog is the best match for you.
You should consider all things, and there’s more than a few when we’re discussing Pomskies:
> she can have a changeable temperament;
> she could grow into a medium-sized dog;
> you might need a mentor for housebreaking;
> she’ll shed a lot, mainly during warm seasons;
> you can’t remember for sure how your dog’s health will evolve;
> you’ll have to put yourself on a long waiting program to get a puppy that will cost > you at least $1,000.
As well as all the cases mentioned above, you should think twice about getting a Pomsky if:
> if you work too incredibly, and you can’t afford a pet walker or dog daycare;
> But you live in a little home, with no yard and small space for your dog to burn her energy;
you have little children.
I find it challenging to make a decision. Pomskies are attractive dogs, with no problems if you can get the most suitable puppy from the most responsible breeder.
However, there’s a lot of “maybes” in such a choice, and this makes a Pomsky disturbing for families with little kids, or for people who can’t adjust immediately to the unpredictability.
Most Pomeranian Husky owners love their fluffy dogs. Still, I’ve also heard criticisms about problems with potty training and their more energy, so I’m looking forward to listening to more stories about them.