How much is a Havana dog? In general, the average purebred Havanese puppy will cost anywhere from $1,000 to $1,500. This price is quite a bit higher than most toy breeds. Occasionally, these dogs may cost as much as $2,500 if they are considered show-quality. At other times, pet-quality dogs may be as cheap as $700.
Is a Havanese a good family dog? Is a Havanese a Good Family Dog? With its gentle demeanor, trainability, and playful personality, the Havanese makes an excellent family dog. This breed is known for getting along very well with children and other pets (especially when raised together).
Are Havanese dogs rare? In the last few decades, dedicated fanciers have taken great care to revive what had become an extremely rare breed. Their efforts have paid off, and today the Havanese is a popular breed in both Cuba and abroad; the AKC ranked the Havanese as the 25th most commonly-registered breed in 2014.
What does a Havana dog look like? Havanese are small dogs weighing seven to 13 pounds. The height ranges from 8 1/2 to 11 1/2 inches at the shoulder. The body is longer than tall; they have drop ears and a tail that curls over the back. Havanese generally mature at 1 year of age, although they reach their full size around 6 to 8 months.