The Pinscher miniature (Zwergpinscher) It is a breed of dog of the family of the original Germany Pinscher, where are called Zwergpinscher.
It's a miniaturization of the Pinscher German that was originally used for hunting rodents, especially in rats.
At the beginning of the 20th century the Miniature Pinscher was quite common in its country of origin, exporting for the first time to the United States in 1919, where was the first recorded race by the American Kennel Club in 1925.
Then, the Pinscher miniature was raised in great number and the breeding book of 1925 registered 1300 inscriptions. Similar to the German Pinscher, they raised from many varieties of color, they have finally resulted in the colours black with bronze spots (or fire) and unicolores red to Brown.
The Pinscher miniature is the achicada image of the German Pinscher, flawless dwarfism. Its elegant square construction is clearly visible through her short hair, smooth and tight.
Its proportions are square because it has the same length as the cross height, between the 25 and 30 cm..
Its weight varies between the 4 and 6 kg maximum, at risk of suffering from the heart.
The hair is short and smooth, admitting only copies monocolores Red in their different shades and copies bicoloured Black with fire marks.
Traditionally, the Miniature Pinscher was the tail and lores cut, but now this practice is prohibited throughout the European Union.
Character and skills
The Miniature Pinscher has a great energy and natural curiosity, Besides having an instinct of care that makes him good keeper despite its small size. The Miniature Pinscher, is a “earthquake“, not even a second is still and if think perceive a danger ladrará with ferocity.
It is natural to see a Miniature Pinscher to play like a madman either large or small dogs, the question is to play! It is an animal Very funny What, In addition…, It is able to understand when it is necessary to keep quiet and lying down without disturbing the peace of the home.
Like so many other small size dogs, the Miniature Pinscher does not hesitate to stand up to large dimensions such as the Doberman Pinscher dogs, displaying a courage and this energy with its size.
In fact, and despite their fragile appearance this can't does not hesitate to engage in fights with much larger dogs than, bewildered, they are confusing and flee from the small Miniature Pinscher.
- Otros nombres: Zwergpinscher
- Group 1 / Section 1 – Tipo Pinscher y Schnauzer.
Dogs breeds: Pinscher miniature