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Schnauffen Breed Information


Recognized By: DBR , IDCR

Living with a Schnauffen

Grooming: The Schnauffen should be brush every other day. The coat should never be clipped.

Behavior: The Schnauffen is lively, cheerful, friendly and alert.

Exercise: The Schnauffen should be taken on daily walks or be allowed time for a run free.

Living Conditions: The Schnauffen makes a great apartment or city dog.

Schnauffen Appearance

Appearance: The Schnauffen is a small, well balanced, compact, sturdy and squarely built dog.

Size: The Schnauffen is between 10 to 14 inches tall and has a weight range of 2 to 15 pounds when fully grown.

Color: The coat of the Schnauffen can be Black, Black & Silver, Black & Tan, Salt & Pepper, White or Parti-Colored.

Coat: The Schnauffen has a dense, rough, hard outercoat with a short undercoat.

Schnauffen Facts

Life Expectancy: The life expectancy of the Schnauffen is 13 to 15 years.

Schnauffen Health

Health: The Schnauffen is a very healthy dog but they can suffer from eye conditions.

Litter Size: The litter size of a Schnauffen can range from 2 to 6 pups.

Schnauffen History

History: The Schnauffen began being bred as a companion dog.

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