Beneath the beautiful white coat, is a well built, vigorous dog, with charming clown like traits.
The Coton de Tulear has a witty and enchanting personality.
Their extraordinary intelligence, versatility and spirit will never cease to amaze you!
As a family member, a Coton is a dream come true. They’re active, happy and loyal. A Coton will delight you with their ability to participate in a multitude of activities, such as conformation, therapy, agility, obedience, and doggie dancing to name a few.
Minimal shedding and no dander, makes the Coton a good choice for people with allergies; however, it is not a panacea for all. Some Cotons have a distinctive vocalization. It actually sounds like they’re trying to talk to you and they smile. You’ll quickly recognize that flash of teeth when they give you an adorable grin.
Dancing on their hind legs is a favorite pastime. It’s a natural instinct of this breed that can be further trained as a doggie dancing partner.
Cotons de Tulear are contented to be your lap dog, to go for a walk around the neighborhood or join you on a hike through the forest. They’re perfect company for a relaxing day at the beach or an outing on a boat. The Coton de Tulear easily adapts to all ways of life.