Welcome to our guide to the Standard Bolonauzer.
The Standard Bolonauzer is a mix between two different breeds, the Bolognese and the Standard Schnauzer.
The DogExperts.info website aims to ask questions to breeders, vets and experienced owners to get the answers to your most frequently asked questions about the Standard Bolonauzer breed of dog.
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If you can answer any of the questions below, then please add your comments to the box at the bottom of the page or you can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Are you looking to buy a Standard Bolonauzer – then see our list of Standard Bolonauzer breeders.
Why Choose a Standard Bolonauzer?
What type of owners buy a Standard Bolonauzer?
What in your opinion are the best things about the Standard Bolonauzer breed?
Why do you think the Standard Bolonauzer is special?
What are your favourite things about the Standard Bolonauzer?
Are you glad you choose to buy a Standard Bolonauzer and not another breed?
How would you describe the Standard Bolonauzer temperament?
What advice might you give to people thinking about whether they should buy a Standard Bolonauzer over other breeds?
History & Origins
What are the history and origins of the Standard Bolonauzer?
About The Breed
What colors of Standard Bolonauzer are most popular?
What does the Standard Bolonauzer look like?
What are the pros/cons of the Standard Bolonauzer breed?
What can a new owner expect in terms of differences between the Standard Bolonauzer and other breeds?
Do they attract a lot of interest and curiosity from the public?
What type of typical personality does the Standard Bolonauzer have?
Is it possible to describe a fairly typical Standard Bolonauzer?
What is the breed standard/description for the Standard Bolonauzer?
Were there particular colors people preferred and that maybe you focused on?
Are there any downsides to owning a Standard Bolonauzer that prospective owners should be aware of?
Is the Standard Bolonauzer breed of dog suitable for first-time dog owners?
Some breeds can be described as greedy and prone to weight issues, would this apply to the Standard Bolonauzer?
What are the key differences when compared to other breeds?
Is the Standard Bolonauzer breed suitable for a person or family that are out at work all day?
Some owners seek a breed suitable for barking and offering a guard dog role – how does the Standard Bolonauzer match up to that role?
Are there myths about the Standard Bolonauzer – in other words do new potential owners come to you with misconceptions about this breed?
We asked a number of breeders in the UK and America what essential advice they would give to new owners of Standard Bolonauzer puppies and this is what they said:
What types of questions do you get once owners get their Standard Bolonauzer home?
Can you tell us something most owners would not know – tips, secrets etc from your years of experience?
What is the typical temperament of a Standard Bolonauzer, so people know what to expect from their new pet?
When fully grown how much on average does a Standard Bolonauzer weigh?
When the Standard Bolonauzer is full grown in size what is the maximum height and length expected to be?
Is the Standard Bolonauzer ever crossed or mixed with other breeds of dog?
Does the Standard Bolonauzer smell or drool a lot?
Do you have a Standard Bolonauzer growth chart?
What breed group does the Standard Bolonauzer come under?
What type of coat do they have?
Can they swim?
What does the movement of the tail show, does it mean they are trying to ‘talk to us’ or give us some message?
Are there some types of people that you can suggest the Standard Bolonauzer is not suitable for, perhaps families?
How is the Standard Bolonauzer with children?
Do you think the Standard Bolonauzer is suitable for families with young children?
How does the Standard Bolonauzer get along with other (existing) pets and do you have any tips or advice for new Standard Bolonauzer owners in terms of successful integration?
Is it better to buy one Standard Bolonauzer or two?
Should prospective new owners be aware of any differences between males and females?
Would the Standard Bolonauzer be suitable as a guard dog?
Can I leave my Standard Bolonauzer during the day while I go to work?
What is the expected average lifespan of the Standard Bolonauzer?
In terms of life expectancy, how long on average would the Standard Bolonauzer breed live to?
Food & Diet
Do you have any special feeding routines or diet?
Do you have any feeding advice or brands that you prefer?
How to handle the Standard Bolonauzer puppy to start off – how much food, what type, how often?
What feeding routines and types of food/supplements do you recommend?
What to buy in terms of equipment? Bowls etc
Do owners need to consider supplements for their Standard Bolonauzer?
How about for older dogs?
Buying – How Much Do They Cost?
How much did your Standard Bolonauzer cost to buy?
Can you offer advice to people looking to buy a Standard Bolonauzer and how much should they spend?
What advice would you offer new Standard Bolonauzer owners?
What types of people are buying the Standard Bolonauzer and why?
Where can I buy Standard Bolonauzer rescue dogs or find a Standard Bolonauzer for adoption? Please note that buying or searching for a ‘cheap’ Standard Bolonauzer can be false economy as they may have health issues that cost you far more in the long-term – always buy from a good and responsible breeder!
Do I need public liability insurance or a license?
How would you describe the Standard Bolonauzer puppy to potential new owners?
What types of owners are best suited to owning a Standard Bolonauzer?
What colors and sizes are most popular?
Are there things new owners do that perhaps frustrate you?
What can people expect when they become a new owner?
What inspired you to become a breeder and did you start with the Standard Bolonauzer?
As a Standard Bolonauzer breed expert, are there any ‘essential’ tips you would like to share with new owners?
Are there specific times of the year that you breed?
Choosing a puppy from a litter, what advice could you offer potential new owners in terms of selecting ‘the one’?
How long does it take to housetrain/potty train a Standard Bolonauzer?
When can you take them out in public and how do you handle them around other dogs?
Will they run off – when is it safe to let them off the lead?
We invite you to email us your Standard Bolonauzer’s pictures, in particular we are looking for photos showing Standard Bolonauzer puppies at 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12 weeks old as well as early pictures such as 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11 months old to a year old.
Do they have any nicknames or does the Standard Bolonauzer have popular names?
If my Standard Bolonauzer is pregnant what might the litter size be?
Could the Standard Bolonauzer be dangerous around young children?
How do you deal with a problem barker – any tips and advice to new owners?
How do you prevent a Standard Bolonauzer biting?
How do you prevent a Standard Bolonauzer chewing?
How do you stop a Standard Bolonauzer jumping up?
Does the Standard Bolonauzer have an issue with excessive digging?
Why does my Standard Bolonauzer keep growling and barking?
Is there a reason my Standard Bolonauzer dog is often scratching excessively?
Do they suffer from separation anxiety and how can I prevent this?
In comparison perhaps to other breeds what can you say about the Standard Bolonauzer and their exercise needs and do you have any tips or advice for new Standard Bolonauzer owners?
As a breeder of the Standard Bolonauzer , do you prefer a collar or harness?
As an expert of the Standard Bolonauzer breed do you prefer a standard leash or retractable?
Can you offer any dog walking tips for Standard Bolonauzer owners?
Playtime & Tricks
What games and toys can you recommend for the Standard Bolonauzer?
Are there toys you suggest avoiding?
How intelligent is the Standard Bolonauzer compared to other dog breeds?
How much can they understand?
Do you have any special grooming routines or tips and advice for new Standard Bolonauzer owners?
How much time is involved?
What accessories are required to be purchased for grooming a Standard Bolonauzer?
Any advice/tips you can give concerning maintenance of nails?
How much do Standard Bolonauzer shed and how do I maintain their hair and how often?
How can I prevent or cure ear infections?
Do you have any tips for eye care?
Is the Standard Bolonauzer a hypoallergenic breed?
Any advice/tips you can give concerning cleaning and bathing your Standard Bolonauzer?
Can you offer new Standard Bolonauzer owners advice concerning fleas and maybe products you use in treatment and prevention?
What advice and tips could you offer to owners who might wish to follow your path in showing the Standard Bolonauzer?
What started your interest in showing the Standard Bolonauzer?
If a new owner perhaps wanted to meet other owners or find out more – perhaps they have an interest in joining a local club or maybe they wonder how they can start showing their Standard Bolonauzer – where would they begin?
Can you offer any advice to others who may be wondering if they can also start showing?
How would an owner know they have a show-quality Standard Bolonauzer and how would they start off?
Can you give away any of your secrets?!
Is showing very expensive and why do you think people like to do it?
What do judges look for in a winner?
What inspired you to become a breeder and did you start with the Standard Bolonauzer?
What official organisations are there for the new Standard Bolonauzer owner and what benefits or services do they provide?
In buying a Standard Bolonauzer, can you offer advice and tips to new owners?
How did you go from being an owner to getting into breeding?
Do you think the breed’s popularity has increased, decreased or remains the same?
How did you progress to becoming a breeder and why focus on breeding the Standard Bolonauzer out of all the breeds you could have chosen?
What do you think makes the Standard Bolonauzer special to you?
Are there things that you see owners doing that frustrate you?
As a breed expert, are there any ‘essential’ tips you would like to share with new owners?
In comparison perhaps to other breeds what is it like to train a Standard Bolonauzer and do you have any tips or advice for new Standard Bolonauzer owners?
How should new owners approach bringing a new Standard Bolonauzer home, any advice and tips you can give?
Should I allow my Standard Bolonauzer to sleep in my bed or elsewhere in the house?
Do you recommend crate training and how long does this take?
Should my Standard Bolonauzer sleep in a kennel or crate?
Health is always a major concern when buying a dog, do you have any advice for new Standard Bolonauzer owners to be aware of in particular?
Are there any health-related tips you can give to owners?
What sort of health issues should owners be on the lookout for?
What is the recommended schedule for vaccinations for your Standard Bolonauzer?
Can you offer any advice on how to treat and prevent worms?
What type of health issues can a Standard Bolonauzer have and how do you deal with preventing these?
Why does my Standard Bolonauzer have diarrhea?
Do they suffer from itchy and sensitive skin and if so why?
Why is my Standard Bolonauzer vomiting and do I go to the vets?
When should I take my Standard Bolonauzer for vaccinations and which ones do they need and how often?
How often will my Standard Bolonauzer be in heat?
Should I consider getting my Standard Bolonauzer spayed or neutered and when and how much does this cost and what are the benefits?
My Standard Bolonauzer is limping, what should I do and should I go to a veterinarian surgeon?
Do they suffer from allergies?
Why is my Standard Bolonauzer not eating?
How much does it cost to insure my Standard Bolonauzer?
What healthcare issues or diseases might be excluded from companies that provide Standard Bolonauzer dog health insurance?
What age would you class as an ‘older or senior’ Standard Bolonauzer?
Do you notice any changes in their behaviour?
What changes in food and diet would you suggest making for an older Standard Bolonauzer?
Do you feed any supplements to an older Standard Bolonauzer – or anything else which helps them as they age?
Are there any health issues particular to a senior Standard Bolonauzer dog?
Do you have any advice for owners of an older/senior Standard Bolonauzer or tips you can pass on?
Here is an interesting video on the Standard Bolonauzer.