Shelchon Information

use keyboard arrows for additional information about this breed

User added info

Schelchon is a cross breed between purebreds Shetland Sheepdog and a purebred Bichon Frise. This breed has medium to long size coat with thick double layer. The color of the coat differs from white, brown, cream to black, tan, and sable. Their hair is soft and slightly wavy. The Shelchon is a sweet and cheerful dog who can be a suitable family pet. To gift your children a pet, Shelchon can be a wonderful choice. Their inherent skills are being energetic and curious, that makes them prone to excessive barking. They used to have stronger herding desire and are always ready to look for smaller cats and dogs. They shed at a moderate level and therefore require higher maintenance. These breeds have a round head and a blunt muzzle.

add info


Shelcon is a good temper, charming dog that possesses higher intelligence. Their calm nature allows pet lover to keep it at home. They behave calmly and happily when surrounded by family members. The show violent and destructive nature when left alone for a long time. They enjoy the company of children and are very alert while they come across a stranger. They have the quality of being a very good and loyal watchdog, which makes it easy to keep it as a pet.

add info


10-12 inches
add info


15-25 lbs
add info

General Health

These breeds suffer problems such as Dermatomyositis, Progressive Retinal Atrophy, and Hip Dysplasia. They should regularly go for checkups like allergy tests, Dental Examination, X-Rays, Physical Examination, and DNA for Vwd.

add info


A Shelchon is a hybrid mixed between two purebreds, Shetland Sheepdogs and purebred Bichon Frise. Shetland Sheepdogs look similar to Rough Collins but they are not the same breed. The ancestors of these breeds were believed to be King Charles Spaniel and the Pomeranian. In 1911 the American Kennel Club recognized the breed Shetland Sheepdog. The other parent breeds Bichon Frise is the origination of an island of Malta in the Mediterranean. One of the woolly water dogs, the Barbet is thought to be the ancestor of Bichon. These little canines were popular in Spain and were introduced to the United States in 1956.

add info


Shelchon sheds a lot and requires regular brushing to remove the loose hair. At times, it starts shedding at a fast pace and make it essential to do proper care and daily brushing. This breed is not hypoallergenic, and therefore it gets the effect with allergies. Shelchon requires bathing rarely. They require proper care of ears, teeth, nails, and eyes.

add info

Ideal Environment

Shelchon is an active dog that enjoys running on the field and playing games like Frisbee or flyball. They enjoy having a walk in the dog park or on the beach. They enjoy going hunting and looking for the prey. Most importantly, these dogs require regular mental and physical exercise for preventing them from feeling bored and reach a different level of destructive nature. They adore playing both inside and out of the house. They can live in an apartment only after the condition that they will be taken out every day. Shelchon love summers and winters but extreme weathers give harm to them.

add info

Dog Training!

If you're having problems training your dog or getting control, you should read our review of Adam will do whatever it takes to help you whip your dog into shape. I've used them to help with my Great Dane as well as help friends train their dogs. It's the first place I go to help answer users Questions. Many training issues are too extensive to answer in this forum, which is why I refer a lot of the load to his site. Update: I've been using and recommending DogProblems for three years now. I, as well as my users, value the techniques we've learned. I get weekly emails from users who have become better owners from the information they received.

Find your new Pooch

Puppies For Sale Find a Breeder Rescue a Dog
Be the First to take out an Ad! Affenpinscher
Berlin, DE
Die Hobbyzucht im „Butzemannhaus“ ist geprägt von Liebe und Respekt gegenüber den Tieren. Ich sehe meine Tiere nicht...
Be the First to take out an Ad!

Shelchon Q&A

Ask a Question
View all Q&A

Shelchon Photos

Upload a Photo

Recent Products

Relevant Blogs