What is a Teddy Bear Dog Breed?
Teddy bear dog breed information
Teddy bear dog breed is, to start with, not an AKC recognized breed. They are known as "mutts" by a lot of people, or in more pacific terms, hybrids. This is a latest breed of "designer dog" that was introduced at the start of the new millennium.
Teddy Bear puppies are cross bread from Shih Tzu and Bichon Frise parents. Until several generations are bred they will not be recognized as official breed but are called Zuchon or Shuchon.
Another excise to charge hundreds for a mutt, "designer" breeds are a boatload of bs
The chow chow used to be known as the teddy bear dog 20 or 30 years ago
It's not a breed, it's just a cross between two other breeds.