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Breed Characteristics
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Shedding
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Trainability

Overview

The Standard Schnauzer is a popular dog breed that originated in Germany. This breed is generally classified as a working dog, with high-intelligence, strength, and endurance. It is claimed that the Standard Schnauzer was first introduced to the United States in 1899 at the Westminster Dog Show in New York City. A healthy Schnauzer’s life expectancy is 13 to 16 years.

  • Country of Origin: Germany
  • Weight: 31 - 45 lbs
  • Height: 17 - 20 inches
  • Color: Salt and pepper; less commonly black color.

Temperament

The Standard Schnauzer is known for its deep and robust bark to intimidate intruders. Schnauzers are sociable, funny, and very entertaining. They are typically good with children and were known in Germany as “kinderwachters”, which means “child watcher”.

Health

The Standard Schnauzer is known to be a very healthy breed. Like most other dog breeds, there are a few typical health issues to be aware of:

  • Eye Problems
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Skin Infections

Coat & Coat Care

The Schnauzer is known as being one of the more popular hypo-allergenic dog options with the proper care. They have a distinguishable look with long beards and eyebrows. The breed’s hair is stiff and wiry.

Twice a year, the Schnauzer’s coat becomes very dull and easy to remove. Unlike other breeds that shed twice a year and requiring them to be “blown”.

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