Small dog breeds
|Size Type:||Small dog breeds|
|Height:||10-12 inches (25-30 cm)|
|Form of ear:||Wingnut|
|Form of a tail:||Dock-type tails|
|Life span:||12 years|
Affenpinscher born in Germany, the 17th century was known in Europe. This dog has ancestors who claim that Brussels Griffon, there is little concrete evidence. However, these two breeds are similar in many respects, are thought to be related to some extent. This dog had many admirers with royalty.
Big black eyes, mustache, and hair is like clusters of monkey jaw. Frontal slightly shorter, slightly under-shot jaw. Dock the tail, ears and sometimes cut ear. Court grainy stiff, short trunk, long limbs and head.
I love to kid around, very affectionate. Head very well, training can be easier. The watchdog also facing unexpected.
Black coat color is desirable, Tan, red, gray, black or other color mixes are allowed. And a very light color, white markings on the show disqualified.
How to Care & How to Train
Court to keep the feel of a unique, hand trimming is required. If the type of pet, clipping is allowed, the loss they feel stiff. Brushing two to three times a week.
Per day - whether to put the lead two walks, run freely in a safe place. Cold days and rainy days, outdoor exercise is avoided.
Disease to be careful
Keratitis, cataract, patellar luxation, Legg Calve Perthes Disease
Disease that can be seen occasionally
Patent ductus arteriosus, patent fontanelle
Inspection want to
Knee test, heart function test