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|The Chinese crested is a lively and affectionate companion
but needs to be protected from both hot and cold weather. There is a hairless variety with
a crop of hair over its head and on its feet, but there is also a powder puff variety with
hair on its body. It weighs between 2-5 kgs and is about 23-33 cms tall.