Your Purebred Puppy, Honest Advice About Dogs and Dog Breeds

How to care for your Chow Chow. Honest advice on caring for Chow Chow puppies and adult dogs. Feeding, training, and health care.

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Chow Chow Dogs (Rough and Smooth)...
Advice You Can Trust

By Michele Welton. Copyright © 2000-2014



Chow Chow Dog Breed Review

Dog breed reviewWhat's Good About 'Em,
What's Bad About 'Em.


The most honest dog breed review you'll ever find. Temperament, personality, behavior, traits, and characteristics. As an Obedience Instructor and Breed Selection Consultant for over 30 years, I give you my honest opinions about the breed – I hold nothing back.

Chow Chow FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions about the traits and characteristics of Chow Chows.


Training Chow Chows

I'll show you how to teach your Chow Chow puppy or adult dog to listen to you and do what you say. My training methods are based on respect and sensible leadership. No hitting, yelling, choke collars, shock collars, or clicker training.

Chow Chow Health & Feeding

Learn about the best dog foods, vaccinations and booster shots (needed or not?), natural treatments for Chow Chow health problems, spaying and neutering pros and cons, and more.

Buying or Adopting a Chow Chow

Good breeders versus bad breeders – how to tell the difference. Adopting your Chow Chow from a rescue group. Temperament tests for evaluating Chow Chow puppies and adult dogs for sale or adoption.