Colour: Black or Black and White
Lifespan: 14 years
The Miniature Schnauzer is a inquisitive, eager and persistent dog.
Lively and terrier-like, Schnauzers are inquisitive and persistent. They are friendly and playful, and responsive and affectionate to owners. Barking is a favourite hobby and they make excellent watchdogs.
Originally bred: to hunt rats, then as a companion.
Alert and playful, the Schnauzer enjoys company.
Medium. Busy at home and outside.
Owners: affectionate, loyal
Children: good when raised with them
Other pets: good when raised with them
Strangers: friendly if well socialized
Unfamiliar dogs: friendly if well socialized
Active, confident, affectionate owner who enjoys playing, training and grooming.
Tends to bark excessively.
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