Other Names : Zwergschnauzer
Miniature Schnauzer Height : 12 - 14 inches
Miniature Schnauzer Weight : 13 - 15 lbs.
Miniature Schnauzer Colors : Salt & Pepper, Black and Silver, Black. Other colors and patterns are not recognized by AKC.
Country of Origin: Germany
Character: The Mini Schnauzer is lively, intelligent, attentive, and can be stubborn.The Mini Schnauzer is very loyal to its family.
Temperament: The Mini Schnauzer gets along well with children, other dogs, and any household pets. Strangers will be announced with loud barking from the Mini Schnauzer.
Care: Hair around the Mini Schnauzer's face should be combed regularly to avoid tangles. Excessive hair around the pads of the Mini Schnauzer's feet must be trimmed. The Mini Schnauzer's coat needs to be plucked by hand twice a year. In order to maintain the skirt, the Mini Schnauzer's coat must never be clipped.
Training: The Mini Schnauzer's handler must be confident and consistent. Mini Schnauzers are eager learners, but sometimes have their own agenda.
Activity: The Mini Schnauzer has boundless energy. The Mini Schnauzer likes to run and play in the yard and take long country walks.
Description : Mini Schnauzers are energetic, active dogs with clean habits. The Mini Schnauzer's size makes them delightful companions for apartment dwellers or someone with a small house and yard. Charming and attractive, the perky Mini Schnauzers are devoted to home and family. Mini Schnauzers can make excellent family pets and companions for children.