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Carnauzer Breed Information


Recognized By: DBR , IDCR
Mispellings: Cairnauzer

Caring for a Carnauzer

Feeding: Typically, the Carnauzer can be free fed without any problems.

Living with a Carnauzer

Temperament: The Carnauzer is a friendly dog not known for snapping.

Family Dog: The Carnauzer makes a wonderful family pet.

Shedding: The Carnauzer is considered a low to no shedding dog.

Grooming: The Carnauzer requires some grooming much like a Schnauzer.

Barking: The Carnauzer does bark some, mainly when excited.

Exercise: The Carnauzer makes a wonderful exercise partner.

Carnauzer Appearance

Size: The Carnauzer weighs around 22 pounds when fully grown.

Companionship: The Carnauzer is a very loving do that can become very attached their owner.

Head: The Carnauzer has a square shaped head.

Eyes: The Carnauzer has the epitome of big puppy dog eyes.

Body: The Carnauzer has the short legs of the Cairn Terrier and the body of the Schnauzer.

Forequarters: The forequarters of the Carnauzer are strong and stout which makes them a good digger, but they typically grow out of it.

Hindquarters: The Carnauzer has very strong hindquarters.

Tail: The tail of the Carnauzer is generally docked.

Color: The coat of the Carnauzer can be a very lite wheat almost blond.

Coat: The Carnauzer has a great coat first coat much like a Cairn's. If that is trimmed from there on out the coat is more like a Schnauzer's.

Carnauzer Facts

Characteristics: The Carnauzer loves kids over adults but loves attention overall.

Carnauzer Health

Health: Overall, the Carnauzer is a very hearty, healthy dog.

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** Not all dogs being represented by this name consist of the exact percentages listed above.
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