Pekingese Home page
Pekingese Dogs Care site is originated from the idea to create a place for fans of this remarkable breed. On this site you can learn about Pekingese and their care. In addition, the goal here is to bring absolutely everything that is relevant to this breed. The tag is to popularize this remarkable breed and learn from the experiences of other owners, to avoid some mistakes. Here you can learn to better understand this breed, its character, habits, temper, what they like and what they don’t like, to read interesting stories and learn something new. It is certainly interesting to owners learning something about history, feeding, breeding, how to train them or how to approach to this small dog with a big heart.
How to Take Care of the Pekingese Dogs
How to take a care of Pekingese dogs? Care is the action which is performed through the whole their lives and should begin while they are still puppies. It’s known that only groomed Pekingese dogs can be happy dogs and only that way they can experience old age. These dogs can be right choice for people who live in apartments, because he don’t need so much spaces as other large breed dogs.
Brief about Pekingese History
Pekingese is the one of the oldest and has long been accepted breeds. Their breed exists about 2000 years and analysis shows that they are one of the oldest artificially created breeds. Their origins are from China, but there are other beliefs that Tibetans brought their Tibetan dog which is later brought to the final look that is kept until today. They are a small dogs used for accompaniment and only the members of the royal family could have them. In ancient China these dogs was respected as semi-divine being and ordinary people had to bow down to them. If would happen that ordinary man steals Pekingese dog, he was pursuing the death penalty. After the death of their emperor, Pekingese were sacrificed to protect him in the afterlife. According to legend, this breed was created when the ancient Chinese guardian lion fell in love with a little monkey female. Their love was so strength that the gods allowed them to live together and to multiply. From that “marriage” was created Pekingese dog with monkey face and lion heart. This legend about the origin of these little dogs has been told a many times through the centuries. For the first time these dogs is described by Empress Dowager Tsze-Hi An and it is considered as first standard of Pekingese.