This pretty little canine specimen is very similar to his counterpart, the Shih Tzu, which also has Tibetan ancestors.
He has the same characteristics in terms of body shape, size and hair, with the only differences being the muzzle and eyes.
He has very strong bones for his size and a lively, alert appearance.
This small dog has a fast and agile gait.
Between 23 and 28 cm (9.06 to 11.02 inches) for the male
Between 23 and 28 cm (9.06 to 11.02 inches) for the female
Between 4 and 6 kg (8.82 to 13.23 pounds) for the male
Between 4 and 6 kg (8.82 to 13.23 pounds) for the female
The color of his coat is usually black and white, but it can also be a combination of gold and white.
The coat is generally long and silky. It is made of nice long, thick hair that grows evenly on the dog's tail and face.
The Kyi-Leo's coat can take up to 4 years to reach his final adult shape. Once mature, his hair has a nice length.
The adult Kyi-Leo weighs approximately 4 to 6 kg (9 to 13 pounds), regardless of gender.
His head is completely covered with long hair. His eyes are dark, and his ears are covered with long hair. His pretty little nose is black and he has a corkscrew tail.
According to the FCI breeds nomenclature, this breed belongs to group , section and is #