The Havanese is a small, sturdy dog of immense charm. The native dog of Cuba, he is beloved as a friendly, intelligent and playful companion.
His many admirable qualities include silky soft hair, gentle expressive eyes and his small cuddly size (8 ½ - 11 ½ in tall).
They are easily trainable and excel in dog sports, tricks and assisting the handicapped.
To learn more about how these adorable dogs became a favorite among the Spanish, French and British nobility read the Havanese History at the following link: havanese.org/about/history
The Official AKC Havanese Breed Standard