Chow Chow

by: Kelsey Grigsby

What is a Chow Chow?

The Chow Chow is a middem side dog the began in Asia about 2,000-3,000 years ago. The Chow Chow is the world's oldest dog breed and they'er lifespan is 11 to 13 years old. When people first founded the Chow Chow they thought it was a bear or a lion not a dog. There is even a legend that the teddy bear is a chow chow not a bear!

Facts about the Chow Chow

  • This dogs breed is the only one that has a have black tongues.
  • The color of this dog can be red,black,blue,cinnamon,or cream.
  • In the 1800 the Chow Chow was brought to England but not has house pets but to lived in the zoo.
  • About 1,300 years ago the Chow Chow where you'd to hunt or even cooked for food.
  • the Chow Chow is the world's cleanest dog.