Belgian 1904 Standard Little Lion Dog, Leeuwtje, Lowenhundchen General Appearance A small ladies’ dog, very active and intelligent, always one-third of the body be clipped or shaved, giving him with his profuse collar the appearance of a lion en miniature. Head Short; skull rather broad. Nose Black, not turned up.  Eyes Round, large and intelligent, […]

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Australian 1981 Standard This is NOT a current standard. It is no longer applicable. Löwchen Toy Group Revised Standard of the Lowchen Characteristics Intelligent, lively and affectionate.  General Appearance A strongly built, active, well balanced and alert little dog whose presentation gives the “little Lion” appearance Head and Skull Short, fairly broad skull, flat between […]

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Federation Cynologique International (FCI) Standard No233/11.09.1995/GB This is NOT a current standard. It is no longer applicable. Löwchen Group 9 Companion & Toy Alternative Names:Little Lion Dog, Petit Chien Lion TRANSLATION: The Kennel Union of Southern Africa. ORIGIN: France. DATE OF PUBLICATION OF THE ORIGINAL VALID STANDARD: 11.09.1995. UTILIZATION: Companion. FCI’S CLASSIFICATION: Group 9 Companions […]

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American Kennel Club (AKC) Standard This is NOT a current standard. It is no longer applicable. Löwchen Non-sporting Group  General Appearance A small, bright, and lively dog that originated as a companion breed in Pre-Renaissance Europe where ladies of the court groomed it in the likeness of a little lion. Breed characteristics are a compact, […]

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