Pomsky is the designer breed of dog that came into existence by crossing a Siberian Husky with a Pomeranian. They have become popular in recent years. They come in the variety of shapes, sizes, and colors. Some dogs look like Husky while others inherit Pomeranian’s looks. Pomskies are the charming little dogs that have attracted people.
Pomsky looks like a dog of your dreams due to his cute and loving personality. There are lots of things to keep in mind before bringing Pomsky at home. The size, character, hair shedding, possible health issues, the price of getting it all these factors have to be considered before bringing the cute little puppy at home.
1. Size of the Pomsky
The question comes into the mind of the buyer that how big will be the Pomsky? Since Pomsky is the cross breed of Pomeranian and the Husky so their actual size cannot be predicted. Generally, their height ranges from 10-15 inches and weight about 17-30 pounds.
2. Price of the Pomsky
Pomsky is the hybrid breed so it is quite obvious that they will have a variety of mix
characteristics. Only a few breeders are available for Pomsky because cross breeding of larger dog with the smaller one is complicated. The color and eyes of the coat also affect the price. Prices vary, it can range from $1000 – $5000.For shipping, the transportation price will be added by the breeder which ranges from $300 – $500.
3. Supplies needed for the Pomsky
Before getting Pomsky at home, the variety of thing is required to make his or her living comfortable. You should get water and food bowl, crate, chew toys, collar with ID tag, pet gate, brushes and grooming supplies, shampoos. All these things will make his or her stay smooth and easy.
4. Health Issues
Pomsky will likely to have the health issues of both Pomeranian and Siberian Husky. From Husky parent’s, they may have eye and skin issues, hip dysplasia. While from the Pomeranian they are susceptible to have the heart problem, eye infection, tooth decay. So before getting Pomsky it is important to do deep research on the health issues of the parents as the buyer is totally unaware of what he will be going to get.
5. Pomsky do face hair shedding
Pomskies shed twice a year which lasts about 3 months for each cycle. In fact, they are heavy shedders. Now the questions click whether they will get completely bald or their body will be patchy. Actually, Pomsky is a hairy pet so at shedding period their body do shed but they won’t get bald. Their coat needed to be groomed and brushed often. At least once in a week they must be brushes and lint brush should be used for easy clean up.
Pomeranian Husky are lovable and energetic hybrid breed. Relatively they are easy to maintain. All the above points will help them to have a good start with the owner. They require all the things which a new pup needs. Only love and patience is needed to provide safe and comfortable stay to them.