Time spent with pets is never wasted. As quoting Kinky Friedman, “Money can buy you a fine dog, but only love can make him wag his tail.” Pets are connoisseurs of comfort. If you are planning to pet parent soon, let us tell you a few fun facts about toy dogs, Pomeranians.
1: Stars love Poms better known as Pomeranians.
Teddy Roosevelt, one of the most prominent of US Presidents, owned a Pomeranian too and had named it Gem. England’s Queen Victoria also had a Pom. You certainly know about the Michelangelo paint the Sistine Chapel. They are a common breed with royalty and stars!
2: Poms are great Therapy Dogs!
Poms have excellent temperament, and they love cuddling. Probably, the reason why they are also great therapy dogs.
3: Pomeranians have a long lifespan.
They have a life span of 12-16yrs if well-cared. They are one of those breeds that are going to be your companions for a long time.
4: Great to cuddle.
Pomeranians have a thick double coat. And if brushed often, they shed less. This coat makes them super soft, and great cuddlers.
5: A Pomeranian was the Titanic survivor.
Reportedly, a Pomeranian was one of the two dogs rescued from the Titanic. Apparently, Margaret Hays took her Pom with her on the lifeboat and saved his life! He’s one lucky pup with one very caring owner.
6: Some Sable Shades to choose.
According to the American Kennel Club, Pomeranians come in almost 18 different shades. From chocolate to black to blue sable, you’re sure to find a Pomeranian that suits your taste.
7: One of the most Intelligent breed.
Pet parenting a dog comes hard, but a Pomeranian is inherently obedient and intelligent. These traits make it easier to train Pomeranian pups than other stubborn breeds.
8: They use their fluffy tails to keep their nose warm.
Adorable, isn’t it? These little ones have a fox-like tail and use it often to keep their tiny noses warm while they curl up and sleep.
9: They fall under the category of Toy Dogs.
Pom pups are often categorised as toy dogs or designer dogs for their cute small sizes. They are way too adorable!
10: Good for apartment living.
The Pomeranian is suitable for apartment living. These dogs are very active indoors and will do okay without a yard. But be careful they do not overheat in hot weather.