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Breed: Miniature Pinscher
Country of Origin: Germany
AKC Group: Toy
Function: Companion, agility
Life Span: 15 or more years
Appearance: Small
Color: Red, black & tan or chocolate
Coat Type: Short
Grooming: It’s smooth, shorthaired, hard coat is easy to groom. Comb and brush with a firm bristle brush, and shampoo only when necessary. Loose hair can be remove by wiping over with a warm, damp washcloth. This breed is an average shedder.
Height: 10-12 inches
Weight: 8-10 pounds
Activity Level: High
Watch Dog: Yes
Protection: Moderate
Intelligence: High
Trainability: Medium-high
Good With Children: Yes
Good With Pets: Ok
Good With Strangers: Ok
Character: Headstrong
Home Environment: Apartment ok
Best Owner: Patient
Potential Problems:  
Physical: This breed is healthy!