Weimapeake Information & Dog Breed Facts
Collection of all the general dog breed info about Weimapeake so you can get to know the breed more.
|Origin||United States Germany|
Other Names |
What other names does the Weimapeake have? The dog breed also known as...
|Weimaraner & Chesapeake Bay Retriever mix|
Breed Type |
What type of dog breed is it?
AKC Group |
Is Weimapeake recognized by the American Kennel Club?
|Not recognized by the American Kennel Club.|
FCI Group |
Is Weimapeake recognized by the Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI)?
|Not recognized by FCI.|
Breed Recognition |
What kennel clubs and organizations recognize or register the Weimapeake breed?
|Not recognized by any clubs.|
How much does the Weimapeake 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? Weimapeake price:
If you choose to purchase the Weimapeake, you should know that the mentioned amount of money is an average of the collected data from breeders’ sites and puppy finder places. If you have a Weimapeake for sale, please advertise it on a reliable website to make sure the Weimapeake gets to a happy place.
What size is this breed? How big is this dog? Weimapeake size:
How much does the Weimapeake weigh? Weimapeake weight:
|Male: 65-80 pounds (29-36 kg), Female: 55-70 pounds (25-32 kg)|
Avg. Weight |
What is the average weight of the Weimapeake? Weimapeake average weight:
|Male: 72.5 pounds (32.5 kg), Female: 62.5 pounds (28.5 kg)|
How tall is the Weimapeake? Weimapeake height:
|Male: 23-26 inches (58-66 cm), Female: 21-24 inches (53-61 cm)|
Avg. Height |
What is the average height of this fido? Weimapeake average height:
|Male: 24.5 inches (62 cm), Female: 22.5 inches (57 cm)|
Coat / Hair Types |
What type of coat does the Weimapeake have? What does this canine coat/fur look like?
What color is the breed's coat? What color is a proper Weimapeake's coat?
How to groom the Weimapeake and how often?
Easy to groom: The Weimapeake 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. Weimapeake 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 Weimapeake dogs shed? How to control, reduce and prevent the shedding of the Weimaraner & Chesapeake Bay Retriever mix? Weimapeake shedding level:
Weimapeakes shed moderately. It's a natural process of the hair growth cycle. Regular brushing reduces the amount of hair that sheds. It mostly depends on their health status and breed type.
What kind of personality does the Weimapeake have? What characteristics or traits does the breed have?
Intelligent Rank |
How smart is the Weimapeake? Are they intelligent?
Outstanding: Weimapeake is one of the brightest dog breeds. They desire to learn tricks and commands often. The limit is your creativity. They understand and memorize new commands in fewer than 5 repetitions. This breed obeys for the first command 95% of the time or better.
Are Weimapeake dogs easy to train? Do they go well on dog training?
Weimapeakes are easy to train. They find out the association between commands and actions quite quickly.
How playful is this breed?
The Weimapeake is a highly playful breed. Excited barking and sometimes nipping will alert you to play.
Sensitivity Level |
How sensitive are they? Weimapeake sensitivity:
They are a little bit more sensitive than other dog breeds. Soft punishment affects them emotionally. Weimapeakes don't tolerate irregular daily routine, noisy household and frequent guest visits really well. They are receptive to their owner's emotions and make wonderful family companions.
Affection Level |
How affectionate are they? Are they affectionate?
Weimapeakes are highly affectionate dogs. They like being involved in the family's life. This breed isn't considered as an aloof dog.
Social Needs |
How much social interaction does the Weimaraner & Chesapeake Bay Retriever mix need? Weimapeake social needs:
Weimapeakes are a social breed. They enjoy being around people or other animals. This breed doesn't tolerate being left alone.
Do Weimapeake dogs bark a lot? Are they barkers/noisy? Why does my Weimaraner & Chesapeake Bay Retriever mix bark?
Average to high: The Weimapeake is a vocal breed. Not the best choice if you prefer a quiet breed. They often bark loudly and howl sometimes. They can change their barks depending on their emotional level and what they're trying to say. Different barks could mean the same and same barks could have a different meaning. Top reasons for barking: protection, alarm, fear, boredom, attention seeking, greeting, separation anxiety, compulsive barking.
Watchdog Ability |
Is Weimapeake good as a watchdog? Are they alert at night?
Weimapeakes are average watchdogs. If they sense something different, they will alert you, but the observation isn't considered as their main job.
Guarding Behavior / Territorial |
Do Weimapeake dogs have an aggressive behavior to protect their home/house/territory? Do they have guarding instincts?
Weimapeakes are average defenders. Some dogs are very protective of their territory, while others easily let a stranger to trespass. This breed is not sure to defend his territory in every situation.
Biting Potential |
Do Weimapeake bite humans? How likely are you to get bitten from the Weimaraner & Chesapeake Bay Retriever mix? What are the odds of getting bitten by a Weimapeake? Why do dog bites happen?
The Weimapeake 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.)
How much mouthing/nipping/play biting does the Weimapeake do?
Weimapeakes 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 Weimapeakes need to be taught for a good attitude.
Impulse to Wander or Roam |
How likely is the Weimapeake to run away? Does this breed explore or wander a lot? Does Weimapeake roam?
Weimapeakes have high wanderlust potential, which means that this breed has 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. This breed is also able to cause damage to your fence.
Prey Drive |
Do this canine have a strong prey drive? Does Weimapeake have high prey drive?
Weimapeakes have a higher impulse to chase and catch something than other dog breeds. Cats or any other small animals might be in danger. It's a natural instinct, doesn't necessarily mean that Weimapeakes are aggressive. Better to keep this breed on a leash.
Apartment Friendly |
Is Weimapeake good as an apartment dog? Can they live in a flat?
Nem lakásbarát kutya Weimapeake. Ha nincs kerted, akkor jól gondold át a döntésedet, sok gondot okozhat Weimapeake tartása lakásban.
Are they adaptable and easy-going?
Weimapeakes adapt well to lifestyle changes and different 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?
Weimapeakes do best when a family member is at home during the day or if their workplace is dog-friendly so they can take the dog at work.
Fighting Dog |
Where Weimapeake dogs used as a fighting dog in the history?
|Not really |
In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.
Stranger Friendly |
Are they aggressive or friendly towards/with strangers? Weimapeake temperament with other people:
Weimapeakes are average friendly towards strangers.
Child Friendly |
Are Weimapeake dogs kid-friendly? Are they good with young children? Weimapeake temperament with children:
Weimapeakes are average friendly dogs towards children.
Cat Friendly |
How well do Weimapeake dogs get along with cats? Are they good with kittens? What is this fido's temperament with cats? Can they be good with cats?
Weimapeakes are cat-friendly dogs.
Dog Friendly |
Is Weimapeake good with other dogs? Are they dog-friendly dogs? How well do Weimapeake dogs get along with other dogs? What is this canine temperament with other dogs?
Weimapeakes are average friendly towards other dogs.
Office Friendly |
Are Weimapeakes good office dogs? Do Weimapeakes make good office friendly dogs? Can Weimapeakes be office dogs?
Weimapeake is not the best dog breed for office environment.
Senior Citizens Friendly |
Are they senior citizens friendly dogs? How well do Weimapeake dogs get along with the elderly people? What is the Weimaraner & Chesapeake Bay Retriever mix temperament with senior people? Are Weimapeake dogs good for elderly owners?
Weimapeakes are commonly okay with elderly people.
Pet Friendly |
Are they pet-friendly dogs? How well do Weimapeake dogs get along with other pets? Are Weimapeake dogs good with pets? What is this canine temperament with other pets?
Weimapeakes are usually friendly towards other pets.
Good For First Time Owners |
Is Weimapeake breed good for first-time owners? Do they make a good dog for novice owners?
Weimapeakes are not good for novice owners, due to their stubborn personality.
Service Dog |
Are they good as service dogs? Can Weimapeake 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). Weimapeake is not the best breed for service purposes.
Therapy Dog |
Are they good as therapy dogs? Can Weimapeake be a therapy dog? Are they good anxiety dogs? Can a Weimapeake 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. Weimapeake is not the best breed for therapeutic purposes.
Detection Dog or Sniffer Dog |
Are they good as detection dogs? Can Weimapeake be a sniffer dog?
|Not really |
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. Weimapeake is not the best breed for detection purposes.
Search and Rescue Dog (SAR) |
Are they good as SAR dogs? Can Weimapeake be 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 in locating missing people. The Weimapeake breed is a good choice for SAR purposes.
Boat Dog |
Are they good as boat dogs? Can Weimapeake be a boat dog?
Weimapeake breed usually likes being on a boat.
Cart Pulling or Drafting Dog |
Are they good as cart pulling dogs? Can Weimapeake 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. Weimapeake is not the best breed for drafting purposes.
Health Issues |
Is it a healthy or unhealthy breed? Do Weimapeake dogs have health problems or genetic diseases?
Weimapeakes tend to have more and frequent health issues than other breeds. Regular vet check-ups are needed.
Health Problems |
What genetic/health problems does the Weimapeake breed have? What are the health issues and concerns of the Weimapeake breed? Most common health risks of Weimapeake:
|BloatDistichiasisDrug SensitivityEctropionEntropionHip DysplasiaHypothyroidismProgressive retinal atrophy (PRA)Von Willebrand's DiseaseCerebellar Abiotrophy|
Life Expectancy |
How long do Weimapeake dogs live? What is the average lifespan of this breed? How old can a Weimapeake be?
Is the Weimapeake breed hypoallergenic?
Weimapeakes 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 Weimapeake have? What is the activity level of the Weimapeake?
Weimapeakes are high energy dogs. Active lifestyle makes them happy.
Activity Requirement / Exercise Need |
How much activity does this dog need? How much exercise do Weimapeake dogs require per day?
Weimapeakes need a lot of exercises. Long walks should be on a daily schedule. If you live an active life, this breed can be a good choice for you.
Sleeping Need |
How much sleep does this fido need?
Weimapeakes 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.
Avg. daily food consumption |
How much food does the Weimapeake need? How often should I feed my canine? What dog products should I buy?
|3 to 4.5 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? Weimapeake risk for obesity:
Average. The Weimapeake has an average risk for obesity. Daily walks should be on schedule. 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 gain, consult your veterinarian and make a diet plan. Reduce unhealthy food and snacks, and measure the Weimapeake's weight regularly.
Weather & Climate |
Which weather condition is preferred by this dog? Can they tolerate hot and cold weather & climate?
|Tolerates warm and cold weather.|
How stinky is this dog? Why does it smell bad and how to get rid of the smell?
The Weimapeake 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 Weimapeake drool?
The Weimapeake drools quite a lot, so if you dislike being covered by slobber spots on your clothes, you may want to choose another dog breed. 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 more than others, just like the Weimapeake. If you notice any change in your dog's drooling habit, you should contact a vet as soon as possible.
Gestation Length |
How long does this dog's pregnancy last? How long does this dog pregnant? How long does it take to have puppies?
Reproductive cycle of the female Weimapeake: 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.
|How often can the Weimapeake have a litter?||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 Weimapeake have? What is the average litter size of this fido?
Weimapeake Pros & Cons
- Intelligent Rank: Outstanding: Weimapeake is one of the brightest dog breeds.
- Trainability: Weimapeakes are easy to train.
- Grooming: Easy to groom: The Weimapeake doesn't require a lot of grooming.
- Adaptability: Weimapeakes adapt well to lifestyle changes and different living environments.
- Cat Friendly: Weimapeakes are cat-friendly dogs.
- Search and Rescue Dog (SAR): The use of dogs in search and rescue (SAR) is a valuable component in wilderness tracking, natural disasters, mass casualty events, and in locating missing people.
- Boat Dog: Weimapeake breed usually likes being on a boat.
- Health Issues: Weimapeakes tend to have more and frequent health issues than other breeds.
- Hypoallergenic: Weimapeakes don't do well with allergy sufferers by causing allergic reaction.
- Apartment Friendly: Nem lakásbarát kutya Weimapeake.
- Drooling tendency: The Weimapeake drools quite a lot, so if you dislike being covered by slobber spots on your clothes, you may want to choose another dog breed.
- Mouthiness: Weimapeakes have a higher than average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
- Impulse to Wander or Roam: Weimapeakes have high wanderlust potential, which means that this breed has a strong desire for exploring the world.
- Tolerates Being Left Alone: Weimapeakes do best when a family member is at home during the day or if their workplace is dog-friendly so they can take the dog at work.
- Office Friendly: Weimapeake is not the best dog breed for office environment.
- Good For First Time Owners: Weimapeakes are not good for novice owners, due to their stubborn personality.