Kaikadi Information & Dog Breed Facts

Collection of all the general dog breed info about Kaikadi so you can get to know the breed more.

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OriginIndia flagIndia
Other Names
What other names does the Kaikadi have?
Kaikadi Dog
Breed Type
What type of dog breed is it?
Purebred

Kaikadi Price and Availability

Price
How much does the Kaikadi puppy cost? What is the price range of this puppy? What is the average price of this dog in the United States? Is this puppy expensive? How much should I pay for it?
Unknown
Unfortunately, we couldn't find the price of the Kaikadi. If you have a Kaikadi for sale, please advertise it on a reliable website to make sure the Kaikadi gets to a happy place.
Availability
How easy is it to get a Kaikadi?
Average: The Kaikadi is a commonly available dog breed. There is less risk of overbreeding compared to the very popular dogs.

Of course, they may be more popular in some countries, and inbreeding may occur, so be careful.

Kaikadi Size

Size
What size is this breed? How big is this dog?
Medium
Weight
How much does the Kaikadi weigh? Kaikadi weight:
Male: 35-45 pounds (16-20 kg), Female: 30-40 pounds (14-18 kg)
Average Weight
What is the average weight of the Kaikadi? Kaikadi average weight:
Male: 40 pounds (18 kg), Female: 35 pounds (16 kg)
Height
How tall is the Kaikadi? Kaikadi height:
Male: 23-25 inches (57-64 cm), Female: 21-23.5 inches (53-60 cm)
Average Height
What is the average height of this fido? Kaikadi average height:
Male: 24 inches (57 cm), Female: 22 inches (56 cm)

Kaikadi Grooming, Hair and Care

Coat / Hair Types
What type of coat does the Kaikadi have? What does this canine coat/fur look like?
FlatSmooth
Colors
What color is the breed's coat? What color is a proper Kaikadi's coat?
WhiteTanBlack
Grooming
How to groom the Kaikadi and how often?
Easy to groom: The Kaikadi doesn't require a lot of grooming. Seasonal flea treatment is needed, but cutting the dog's hair by a professional groomer isn't necessary.

Ears and eyes should be cleaned regularly to avoid infections. Kaikadi is a good choice if you don't have the time, skill, or money to take care of a high-maintenance dog.

Recommended for beginners.
Shedding Level
How much do Kaikadi dogs shed? How to control, reduce and prevent the shedding of the Kaikadi Dog?
Kaikadis are low shedders. It's a natural process of the hair growth cycle. The amount and frequency of hair loss mostly depend on their health status and breed type.
Bath Time / Bathing Frequency
How often does the Kaikadi need a bath? How often should bathe this dog? Can I bathe my Kaikadi every day?
4-6 weeks
Average. Experts recommended at least every 4-6 weeks for this family pup. According to a study, 56% of pet parents don’t bathe their dogs as frequently as they should, and 60% use the sniff test when deciding when it’s bath time. Bathing your dog is beneficial to them in more ways than just one. It’s also a good time to look for unusual scratches, bumps, fleas, and other irregularities. When their hair is wet and flat against their body, these details are more visible.

Kaikadi Personality / Temperament

Temperament
What kind of personality does the Kaikadi have? What characteristics or traits does the breed have?
AffectionateFriendlyCompanionableWatchful
Intelligent Rank
How smart is the Kaikadi? Are they intelligent?
Average: It takes patience to teach this breed any tricks or commands, but the effort is worth it. They understand and remember new commands after an average of 25-40 repetitions.
Trainability
Are Kaikadi dogs easy to train? Do they go well on dog training?
Kaikadis are easy to train. They find out the association between commands and actions quite quickly.
Playfulness
How playful is this breed?
Average: Kaikadis, like any other dog breed, like playing. Sometimes they bark in excitement for playing, but they are not the most playful dog breed.
Sensitivity Level
How sensitive are they? Kaikadi sensitivity:
Sensitive: Kaikadis don't like an irregular daily routine, noisy household, and frequent guest visits. This breed's emotional level reflects their owner's feelings and they don't handle punishments well.
Affection Level
How affectionate are they? Are they affectionate?
Average: Kaikadis are average dogs regarding their affection level. Some breeds are forthcoming and friendly, while others are independent and don't bond too closely with their owners.
Social Needs
How much social interaction does the Kaikadi Dog need? Kaikadi social needs:
Kaikadis need for social interaction is average. This breed likes being around people or other animals, but they don't mind being left alone for a few hours either.
Barking
Do Kaikadi dogs bark a lot? Are they barkers/noisy? Why does my Kaikadi Dog bark?
Average: The Kaikadi barks occasionally. They can change their barks depending on their emotional level and what they're trying to say. Different barks could mean the same and the same barks could have different meanings. Top reasons for barking: protection, alarm, fear, boredom, attention-seeking, greeting, separation anxiety, compulsive barking.
Watchdog Ability
Is Kaikadi good as a watchdog? Are they alert at night?
Kaikadis are one of the best watchdogs. Their main job is to observe and they're very consistent in their effort. The best vocal cords and sense of hearing belong to them. Usually, they're very territorial and protective about their property, so the Kaikadi dogs will alert you if they sense something different.
Guarding Behavior / Territorial
Do Kaikadi dogs have an aggressive behavior to protect their home/house/territory? Do they have guarding instincts?
Kaikadis are extremely protective guard dogs. This breed doesn't hesitate to protect its territory so the Kaikadi can be a good choice if you want an excellent guard dog. Keep calm and the Kaikadi will take care of unwanted people or animals.
Biting Potential
Do Kaikadi bite humans? How likely are you to get bitten from the Kaikadi Dog? What are the odds of getting bitten by a Kaikadi? Why do dog bites happen?

Low 🔽

The Kaikadi has a low chance of biting somebody. Top reasons for dog bite: protection, pain, excitement, herding instinct, being provoked. (Data based on the available online bite statistics.)
Bite Force
Does the Kaikadi has a hard bite?

Between 200 and 400 PSI

Kaikadi bite force: Ordinary. Average dogs have a bite force between 200 and 400 PSI. The Kaikadi, and many others, have a fearsome presence because they have significant jaw strength, so it is important not to anger the dog and have it around strangers until it is fully trained. However, they are usually quite calm and good companions, they work well in families and are easy to care for.
Mouthiness
How much mouthing/nipping/play biting does the Kaikadi do?
Kaikadis have a higher than average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people. It's a common habit during puppyhood, not aggressive behavior. These "bites" don't hurt, but Kaikadis need to be taught for a good attitude.
Impulse to Wander or Roam
How likely is the Kaikadi to run away? Does this breed explore or wander a lot? Does Kaikadi roam?
The wanderlust potential of the Kaikadi is strong enough to escape from home. They have a strong desire for exploring the world. Safer to walk them on a leash unless you teach them how to get back to you on command.
Prey Drive
Do this canine have a strong prey drive? Does Kaikadi have high prey drive?
Kaikadis have a high impulse to chase and catch something. Cats or any other small animals are in danger. It's a natural instinct, doesn't necessarily mean that Kaikadi dogs are aggressive. Better to keep this breed on a leash.
Apartment Friendly
Is Kaikadi good as an apartment dog? Can they live in a flat?
Not an apartment-friendly dog the Kaikadi breed. If you don't have a garden, think carefully about your decision, keeping Kaikadi indoors can cause a lot of problems.
Adaptability
Are they adaptable and easy-going?
Kaikadis adapt very well to lifestyle changes and basically all living environments. They don't mind moving from one place to another with their owner.
Tolerates Being Left Alone
Can you leave this breed home alone?
Just like every puppy, they are prone to panic, cry, bark, whine when they left alone by their owner. With proper socialization and quality time with the dog can solve this problem.

Kaikadi Good With

Stranger Friendly
Are they aggressive or friendly towards/with strangers? Kaikadi temperament with other people:
Kaikadis are not the most stranger-friendly dogs.
Pet Friendly
Are they pet-friendly dogs? How well do Kaikadi dogs get along with other pets? Are Kaikadi dogs good with pets? What is this canine temperament with other pets?
Kaikadis do best when they’re the only pet at the family.
Child Friendly
Are Kaikadi dogs kid-friendly? Are they good with young children? Kaikadi temperament with children:
Kaikadis are kid-friendly dogs. This breed is a good choice if you have children.
Cat Friendly
How well do Kaikadi dogs get along with cats? Are they good with kittens? What is this fido's temperament with cats? Can they be good with cats?
Kaikadis are not cat-friendly dogs.
Dog Friendly
Is Kaikadi good with other dogs? Are they dog-friendly dogs? How well do Kaikadi dogs get along with other dogs? What is this canine temperament with other dogs?
Kaikadis are average friendly towards other dogs.
Good For First Time Owners
Is Kaikadi breed good for first-time owners? Do they make a good dog for novice owners?
Yes
Kaikadis are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
Office Friendly
Are Kaikadis good office dogs? Do Kaikadis make good office friendly dogs? Can Kaikadis be office dogs?
No
Kaikadi is not the best dog breed for office environment.
Senior Citizens Friendly
Are they senior citizens friendly dogs? How well do Kaikadi dogs get along with the elderly people? What is the Kaikadi Dog temperament with senior people? Are Kaikadi dogs good for elderly owners?
Kaikadis are usually recommended for elderly people.

Kaikadi Health

Health Issues
Is it a healthy or unhealthy breed? Do Kaikadi dogs have health problems or genetic diseases?
The Kaikadi is a healthy breed, but there are certain health issues that you should check with your vet regularly.
Veterinarian Visits
How often does the Kaikadi breed need to go to the vet? How often should you take your dog to the vet? How often should the Kaikadi see the vet?
Average
The Kaikadi should have a complete physical check-up at least once per year. If your dog shows any symptoms, call your veterinarian.
Life Expectancy
How long do Kaikadi dogs live? What is the average lifespan of this breed? How old can a Kaikadi be? What is the age limit of the Kaikadi? How many years can the oldest Kaikadi live?
12-14 years
The average lifespan of Kaikadi: 13 years
Hypoallergenic
Is the Kaikadi breed hypoallergenic?
No
Kaikadis don't do well with allergy sufferers by causing allergic reaction. Some of the dog breeds are even considered to higher the possibility of an allergic response. Coat type isn't necessarily relevant, because most people are allergic to dander (flakes on the dog's skin) or saliva, not actually to dog hair.
Energy Level
How much energy does the Kaikadi have? What is the activity level of the Kaikadi?
Kaikadis are high-energy dogs. An active lifestyle makes them happy.
Activity Requirement / Exercise Need
How much activity does this dog need? How much exercise do Kaikadi dogs require per day?
Kaikadis have an average exercise need. This breed is satisfied with short walks every weekday and a long one on weekends.
Sleeping Need
How much sleep does this fido need?
Kaikadis don't need too much sleep. They are energetic and desire to live an active life. If you think naps are overrated, this breed can be the best choice for you.
Average daily food consumption
How much food does the Kaikadi need? How often should I feed my canine? What dog products should I buy?
1.5 to 2.5 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals.
Weight Gain Potential / Prone to Obesity
How easy to gain weight for this dog? Kaikadi risk for obesity:
Low to Average: The Kaikadi has a low to the average risk for obesity. To make your dog happy and fit, feed him with quality dry dog food and live an active life together. Try to find the happy medium between exercise and feeding. If you notice any weight change, consult your veterinarian to make a meal plan, and measure the Kaikadi's weight regularly.
Weather and Climate
Which weather condition is preferred by this dog? Can they tolerate hot or cold weather and climate?
Prefers warm weather
Dogs that prefer warm weather conditions are typically breeds that were originally bred in warmer climates.
Stinkiness
How stinky is this dog? Why does it smell bad and how to get rid of the smell?

Medium

The Kaikadi has an average chance of bad smell. Top reasons for dog stinkiness: infection of bad tooth/ear/skin folds, gas attacks.
Drooling Tendency
Does the Kaikadi drool?
The Kaikadi is a perfect example of a low drooling tendency. If you dislike being covered by slobber spots on your clothes, the Kaikadi could be a good choice for you. Drooling is the unintentional saliva flowing outside of the mouth. It can be completely normal or a sign of a health problem. Certain dog breeds drool less than others, just like the Kaikadi. If you notice any change in your dog's drooling habit, you should contact a vet as soon as possible.

Kaikadi As a Working Dog

Service Dog
Are they good as service dogs? Can Kaikadi be a guide dog? Are they used as seeing-eye dogs?

Not really

This breed generally not used as a service dog. A service dog is a term used in the USA to refer to any type of assistance dog specifically trained to help people who have disabilities, such as visual impairment, hearing impairments, mental disorders, seizures, mobility impairment, and diabetes. Service dogs are protected under the ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act). Kaikadi is not the best breed for service purposes.
Therapy Dog
Are they good as therapy dogs? Can Kaikadi be a therapy dog? Are they good anxiety dogs? Can a Kaikadi be an emotional support animal?

Not really

This breed generally not used as a therapy dog. A therapy dog is a dog that might be trained to provide affection, comfort, and love to people in hospitals, retirement homes, nursing homes, schools, hospices, disaster areas, and to people with anxiety disorders or autism. Kaikadi is not the best breed for therapeutic purposes.
Detection Dog or Sniffer Dog
Are they good as detection dogs? Can Kaikadi be a sniffer dog?

Not really

They are not typically employed for this type of work, but there may be exceptional cases. A detection dog or sniffer dog is a dog that is trained to use its senses (mostly its smell) to detect substances such as explosives, illegal drugs, wildlife scat, currency, blood, and contraband electronics such as illicit mobile phones. Kaikadi is not the best breed for detection purposes.
Search and Rescue Dog (SAR)
Are they good as SAR dogs? Can Kaikadi be a search and rescue dog?

Not really

This dog breed is not typically used as a search and rescue dog. The use of dogs in search and rescue (SAR) is a valuable component in wilderness tracking, natural disasters, mass casualty events, and locating missing people. The Kaikadi is not the best breed for SAR purposes.
Boat and Sailor Dog
Are they good as boat dogs? Can Kaikadi be a boat dog?

Not really

Kaikadi breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.

Boat dogs were typically bred for their strength, stamina, and water resistance, as they were often required to perform tasks such as pulling in fishing nets, and jumping into the water to retrieve ropes or lines, or helping to move cargo.

Sailor dog is a type of dog that was bred to accompany sailors on their voyages. They were typically used for three purposes: as a working dog, a watchdog, and as a companion. A boat dog is a term used to describe a type of dog that was traditionally bred and used as a working dog on boats.

Cart Pulling or Drafting Dog
Are they good as cart pulling dogs? Can Kaikadi be a drafting dog?

Not really

A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling. Dogs bred for this work have strong builds and qualities that are needed, strength and determination. Kaikadi is not the best breed for drafting purposes.
Fighting Dog / Military Dog
Where Kaikadi dogs used as fighting / military dogs in history?

Not really

In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.

Kaikadi Reproducibility

Gestation Length
How long does this dog's pregnancy last? How long does this dog pregnant? How long does it take to have puppies?

60-64 days

Reproductive cycle of the female Kaikadi: The first period called Proestrus lasts for about 9 days. During this time the females start to attract males. You can notice by swelling vulva and bloody discharge. The second part is the Estrus when the female is receptive for the male. It lasts for about 3 to 11 days. The sign of the proestrus part is the soft and enlarged vulva. The discharge decreases and lightens in color. The third part is the Diestrus. Normally, it occurs around day 14. In this period the female’s discharge changes for vivid red and coming to its end. The vulva returns to average, and she will no longer permit mating. The fourth part called the Anestrus. The time frame between heat periods normally lasts about six months.
Litter Frequency

Once a year.

More frequent breeding is not healthy. It is very important not to buy a dog from a puppy mill, where the needs of the pups and their mothers are ignored. It's an inhumane high-volume dog breeding facility, where puppies born several times a year.
Litter Size
How many puppies can the Kaikadi have? What is the average litter size of this fido?
6-9 puppies

Kaikadi Recognition

AKC Group
Is Kaikadi recognized by the American Kennel Club?
Not recognized by the American Kennel Club.
FCI Group
Is Kaikadi recognized by the Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI)?
Not recognized by FCI.

Kaikadi Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Trainability: Kaikadis are easy to train.
  • Grooming: Easy to groom: The Kaikadi doesn't require a lot of grooming.
  • Shedding Level: Kaikadis are low shedders.
  • Drooling Tendency: The Kaikadi is a perfect example of a low drooling tendency.
  • Weight Gain Potential / Prone to Obesity: Low to Average: The Kaikadi has a low to the average risk for obesity.
  • Watchdog Ability: Kaikadis are one of the best watchdogs.
  • Adaptability: Kaikadis adapt very well to lifestyle changes and basically all living environments.
  • Child Friendly: Kaikadis are kid-friendly dogs.
  • Senior Citizens Friendly: Kaikadis are usually recommended for elderly people.
  • Good For First Time Owners: Kaikadis are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
Cons
  • Hypoallergenic: Kaikadis don't do well with allergy sufferers by causing allergic reaction.
  • Apartment Friendly: Not an apartment-friendly dog the Kaikadi breed.
  • Mouthiness: Kaikadis have a higher than average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
  • Impulse to Wander or Roam: The wanderlust potential of the Kaikadi is strong enough to escape from home.
  • Cat Friendly: Kaikadis are not cat-friendly dogs.
  • Office Friendly: Kaikadi is not the best dog breed for office environment.

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  • Tony dean

    Sep 2, 2020, 7:37:34 AM: