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Kokoni Breed Summary

Fearless, Fiery, Expressive and Confident

The Kokoni is and impressively fearless for a small dog and they are territorial and possessive of their family, especially their owners, displaying fiery conviction. These dogs are famous for being extremely expressive and human like, sighing and even using their eyes to show various expressions. The Kokoni is a companion dog that is also a great as hunter of small game and birds.

These pooches make ideal companionsdue to the fact they are very docile, amenable and naturally willing to always please their master. 

Lifespan 10 - 12 Years
Height (at the withers) Males and Females 32cm - 38 cm
Weight Males and Females 6.5kg – 12kg
Coat The coat is rich, dense and weatherproof, it is slightly wavy, but it should always feel silky.
Colour Black and Tan, Blonde, Cream, and White
Other Names Small Greek Domestic Dog, Meliteo Kinidio

The Kokoni is an impressively fearless small dog. They are territorial and possessive of their family and especially their owners, displaying fiery conviction. These are dogs are famous for being extremely expressive and human like, sighing and even using their eyes to show various expressions. They are true companion dogs.

The Kokoni dog breed, also known as the Small Greek Domestic Dog or Meliteo Kinidio, is a primitive and ancient breed that originates from Greece. They are common in Greekā€™s urban areas and have been for centuries, these small urban dogs are very popular as a companion breed and are favoured by Greek aristocracy. This native Greek dog is often depicted on ancient artifacts from coins, to statues, to vases and even figurines. They are so loved in Greece that these dogs are still depicted on various arts and merchandise items today.