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HAVANESE PUPPY
Birth Date 12/12/2016
Gender Female
Current Weight 2lb 2oz
Est Adult Weight 8-15 lbs
Registry n/a
Vaccinations Up-To-Date On All Shots
Vet Inspection 2/8/2017

Bred as a companion dog to the Cuban Aristocracy during the 1500’s, and named after the Capital of its origin, the Havanese, also referred to as “the silk dog” would become the national emblem of Cuba. Now almost extinct in its founding country, the Havanese was brought to United States during the Cuban revolution in 1959 when only 11 dogs were left to save the breed from extinction. Since then the breed has thrived throughout the United States and Europe.  These highly trainable and companion driven dogs make for a perfect family pet.

Appearance and Grooming

A small and sturdy gait with dark almond shaped eyes and a full muzzle this breed will never appear fragile. Despite its silky coat and minimal shedding, routine grooming is an absolute necessity for this dog breed. With its common coloring of black, blue, brown, gray, silver and white most owners opt for a shorter cut for easier maintenance. Though these puppies can also wear their hair long, they will require added brushing several times a week, if not daily and regular trims every 3 to 4 weeks.

Temperament

This toy dog breed is friendly, playful, alert and intelligent with a sweet, non-quarrelsome disposition. Aggressive behavior and shyness is not common in these dogs and should be corrected immediately if necessary. They are the most happy when they are with their owner as they form a special bond and a high level of attachment to the person they spend the most time with. Though, they prefer to stay at home, given the chance they also love to run around outdoors. 

Family and Companionship

With the earned title of, “Velcro Dog” you must believe that this loyal little canine will never leave your side. They are needy dogs who are keen on lots of affection and play. Perfect for a family with children or other active pets, as they love little clowning around and spreading their affection to their adopted family and everyone they meet.

Exercise

This small purebred needs light to moderate exercise each day. A short walk or some indoor play each day will ensure your puppy is getting all of the exercise that they need. Be careful not to over exercise this little bundle of energy, as much as it will love to keep up, too much exertion is not good for its tiny frame.

Training and Socialization

Even though this highly intelligent and over eager pooch is a fast learner, they still need patience and gentle guidance as their pride can be easily hurt if scolded to harshly. Practicing praise and creating a treat based reward system will result in both a happy puppy and a happy owner. 

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Temperament

Affectionate, Cheerful, Gentle, Intelligent, Loyal, Responsive, Social

Adult Weight 7-13 lbs
Adult Height 9-12 in
Life Expectancy 12-14 yrs
Maintenance
Low High
Training
Easy Hard
Shedding
Min Max
Adaptability
Easy Hard
Active
Low High

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REVIEWS

HAVANESE


Date: 7/1/2020
Name: Milo (was Bobby)
Breed: Havanese
Client: Tracey
Loc: New Albany, Ohio

Milo became a member of our family in March of 2020. He has brought us so much joy! His temperament, and demeanor is just perfect! We love him so much! We have even considered a sibling! We had a great experience with Premier Pups!

Date: 6/16/2016
Name: Bandit
Breed: Havanese
Client: Al Tague
Loc: Grove City, Oh

I couldn't say enough about the positive experience of purchasing my Bandit from Premier Pups. They provide thorough instructions and even phone support to new puppy owners. I have referred many of my neighbors to you and know of at least one who plans on purchasing a Havanese puppy from you. Thanks!

Date: 5/5/2018
Name: Brooklyn
Breed: Havanese
Client: Julie H.
Loc: Ohio

Our puppy seems happy and is adjusting well. The team at Premier Pups was knowledgeable and efficient. Their follow-up after the pickup is appreciated. We love this little sweetie already. Thank you!

Date: 9/17/2020
Name: Jags was (Salvatore)
Breed: Havanese
Client: WENDY MULQUEEN
Loc: Moncks Corner, SC

"In Love" with this furry little ball of fun! Jags flew into Charlotte, NC., that is where I picked him up. He was in the cargo hold, and when I arrived at the cargo facility, Jags was in his travel case whining. I remember thinking to myself that I could not wait to get him out of there. I stopped on the way home and fed Jags some food that Premier Pets had sent with him. I gave him some water shortly after Jags settled down and slept the rest of the 3-hour drive home. On arriving home, Jags was so happy to be out of his carry cage. Jags is very playful, smart, with a little character all of his own, and is so loving he falls asleep in my arms every night. We have a special needs son who Jags is very gentle with him. Jags is a perfect fit for my family! Thank you, Premier Pets for taking such good care of Jags, and making this process an easy and nonstressful one. Your support and follow thru was amazing from the sales folks to the folks in charge of getting Jags to me safe, happy, and healthy. Thank you all very much!

Date: 12/11/2018
Name: Sophie
Breed: Havanese
Client: Margo Poirier
Loc: Biddeford, ME

Premier Pups where great! They answered all my questions and were extremely caring. They were in touch with me the day of the flight and right through the flight home.

Date: 2/23/2021
Name: Pebbles
Breed: Havanese
Client: Carol Carne
Loc: Lithia, Florida

Pebbles (formerly Estela) came to us in April 2020 I was worried about the “virtual” purchase but I did my research and Premier Pups process made everything so easy with answering any questions to step by step instructions when she arrived. Taking delivery of Pebbles during the COVID mess with airline flights I prepared myself to drive to Ohio to pick her up. But Mike with Premier Pups flew a private charter to Florida with Pebbles along with a few of her furry friends. She arrived happy, healthy and full of energy! That’s excellent customer service not only with the delivery Premier Pups even continued to check in with me to see how Pebbles was doing. I had a great experience and would not hesitate to recommend and use Premier Pups in the future! Here’s a picture of her 1st birthday along with her favorite Yak chew stick!

Date: 4/23/2019
Name: Mario
Breed: Havanese
Client: Michelle Elkin
Loc: Erie, PA

We looked forever for our new family member. I am so glad we chose Premier Pups. The staff was awesome and explained everything to us upon picking up our baby. Even supplied us with the medicines needed for the next 2 weeks. They called me twice to check on Mario, texted twice and even when I called them with questions, they were kind and very informative. We love our baby and we are already talking of getting him a playmate next year and when we do, we will definitely come back to Premier Pups!

Date: 7/10/2018
Name: Lila (formerly Lilac)
Breed: Havanese
Client: Jodi Orr
Loc: Homer City, PA

This is my baby Lila! She just turned 12 weeks old and she is happy and healthy. She is about 4.5 pounds now and is expected to be between 8-12 pounds. Premier Pups was wonderful to work with and they checked up on Lila multiple times. She was shipped to us and it was an easy process. Lila adjusted well. She is very smart and loves my rowdy boys. She also wants to play with our older, grumpy cocker spaniel. She never cries in her crate and pees on her puppy pad during the night. During the day she goes outside and does well. We just love her!

Date: 2/1/2021
Name: Sammy (formerly Rico)
Breed: Havanese
Client: Paula
Loc: east coast

Sammy is the cutest dog! As a first time dog owner, I was nervous about picking a dog without visiting him in person - but the premierpups team was good and he was delivered 4 days after purchasing him, in good health! I was also happy to have all his paperwork. I appreciate they make themselves a resource for all the questions and concerns you likely have during the first few days. I’m recommending premierpups to all my friends - they clearly know their stuff especially about small breeds. And havaneses are the best - Sammy has a great temperament so far :)

Date: 12/25/2020
Name: Mollie
Breed: Havanese
Client: Jacqueline Jacobs
Loc: Saline MI

Mollie is the sweetest dog and the perfect addition to our 3 kid household. She is right in the tumble of 6 and 7 year old boys, sweet and playful. We couldn’t ask for a better pup.

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