Lowchen


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Lowchen

a small (8-18 lb) lively dog with a long, wavy coat of any color which is traditionally clipped in the pattern of a lion, i.e. full coat over the head, shoulders, feet and end of the tail, but very short on the loin and hindquarters. Called also Little lion dog.
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WHEN Samantha Baverstock started to lose her hearing, it was a small lowchen dog called Barley who helped rebuild her confidence - and her life.
Clockwise from top left, Danielle Mather readies her lowchen, Leo; beauty treatment for Ross, a Yorkshire terrier; a windswept Afghan hound at the show; Rico a Bichon Frise is primed and ready for the show; spectators take a breather; Pictures, JOHN JAMES
She told Real Estate Weekly, "I will be able to chat with people, talk about homes and gardens and about my Lowchens [dogs].