| The Japanese Chin is the favored dog of Japanese royalty. Japanese Chin were presented to Japanese Empresses as long ago as the sixth century. Japanese Chin, along with the Chihuahua and Pekingese, trace their origins to a species of dog that existed in Tibet around 8000 B.C.! Japanese Chin are considered to be very cat-like in behavior and temperament. Some Japanese Chin like to sing.
Japanese Chin Rescue
New Mexico Animal Rescue
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Bernalillo County - Albuquerque 87192
Animal Protection of New Mexico 505-265-2322
Rio Arriba County - Alcade 87511
Northern New Mexico Animal Protection 505-753-8662
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