This Japanese breed once spent its life hunting wild game like boar, but nowadays, they are primed for all kinds of different activities and games. Shikoku love their human friends and are eager to show their devotion with their high energy and alert attitude.
Reward your Shikoku with ample playtime, both indoors and outdoors, and you will have a longtime companion.
Temperament: Energetic, alert, enthusiastic
Height: 17-22 inches
Weight: 35-55 pounds
Life expectancy: 10-12 years