Chow Chow is a breed of dog that originates from China and goes and dates back to the Min dynasty. Genetically it is considered to be one of the oldest dog breeds and the closest to the wolf. They are known for their distinctive blue-black tongue and their reserved temperament.
Characteristics: Aloof, independent, loyal, quiet
Size: Male: 19-22 in, Female: 18-20 in
Life span: 9- 15 years
Colors: Black, blue, fawn, cream, and red.