» Dog Breeds » 
ad 112139

Miniature Pinscher

Miniature Pinscher Dog Breed Information

Breed: Miniature Pinscher
Alphabetically: M
Country of Origin: Germany
Color: Stag Red, Black & Tan, Chocolate & Rust, Red, Black & Rust, Chocolate & Tan
Life Expectancy: 11 – 13 years
Height: Male: 25–30 cm, Female: 25–28 cm
Weight: Male: 4–5 kg, Female: 3,5–4 kg
Litter Size: 2 - 5 puppies
Hypoallergenic: No
The Miniature Pinscher is a small, compact, muscular, sleek dog with square proportions and well-chiseled lines. The topline is either level or sloping slightly towards the rear.

The front legs are straight and the dewclaws removed. The feet are small and catlike. The muzzle is strong and in good proportion to the rest of the dog. The teeth should meet in a scissors bite.

The dark bright eyes are oval. Cropping the ears is optional, but the tail is always docked. It appears naturally well-groomed and self-possessed. The Miniature Pinscher's short, easy-care coat usually comes in red, but may also be black & tan or chocolate. The dog has an unusual high stepping gait.

Temperament: Playful, Outgoing, Responsive, Friendly, Energetic, Clever

Health Problems: Generally healthy.

Dog Breeders Gallery

Miniature Pinscher Breed Video
Watch Miniature Pinscher Breed Video on Dog Breeders Gallery, SA's favorite Pet website.
Sponsored Links
South Africa

Sponsored links can be an effective way to place your ad or business website at the top of all listings.

www.mywebsite.co.za Tel: 011 123 4567, Category of your choice
Go to top