Pinscher miniature
Alemania FCI 184

Pinscher Miniatura

The Pinscher miniature has much temperament, vitality and is an excellent companion dog.


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.

Pinscher miniature: Standard FCI



  • Skull: Strong and elongated, with the back of the little marked head. The forehead is flat and parallel with the nasal helm.
  • Depression links (stop): Soft, Although clearly defined.


  • Truffle: Black and well developed.
  • Snout:It ends in a truncated crib. The nasal helm is straight.
  • Belfos: Black, rest firm and plans on the jaws; the corner of the mouth is closed.
  • JAWS/teeth: Powerful upper jaw and lower. The bite is scissors, strong and full (42 clean and white teeth according to tooth formula of the dog). You must close properly. Muscles of chewing this strongly developed without forming cheeks that disturb.
  • Eyes: Dark, oval, the edges of the acceding and pigmented black eyelids.
  • Ears: Erect; bent, high insertion, "V" shaped; the inside edges of the ears rest on cheeks. The ears are directed forward in the direction of the temple. Parallel fold should not exceed the top line of the skull.

NECK: Of aristocratic porte, not too short; without interruption, It should flow harmoniously on the cross; dry, without dewlap and loose in the throat skin. The skin of the throat is firm, without wrinkles.


  • Top line: Slightly descending from the cross back.
  • Cross: It is the highest point of the upper line.
  • Back: Strong, short, firm.
  • Pork loin: Strong. The distance from the last rib to the hip is short so that the dog appear compact.
  • Rump: Slightly rounded and imperceptibly through the inclusion of the queue.
  • Breast : Moderately wide, oval cut, deep up to elbows. The apron is especially marked by the tip of the sternum.
  • Bottom line: Flanks not excessively collected in order to provide a nice wavy line near the bottom of the chest.

TAIL: Natural, the goal being to make it Sabre or sickle-shaped.


  • PREVIOUS MEMBERS: The forelimbs are, seen from the front, vigorous, straight and placed not too close together. Profile viewed forearms are straight.
  • Shoulder: The scapula is firmly resting on the chest. Well muscled on both sides of the spine of the bone, It overhangs the vertebrae of the column in the thoracic segment. As much as possible well cast and tilted backward, It forms an angle of 50 ° to the horizontal.
  • Arm: Well on the body, strong and muscular; It forms an angle of approximately 95 to 105 degrees with the scapula.
  • Elbows: Tight, not rotated or outward or inward.
  • Forearm: Straight seen from front and profile; strongly developed and muscular.
  • Carpus: Strong and stable.
  • Metacarpus: Strong and elastic, seen from the front straight, profile I slightly oblique in relation to the ground.
  • Front feet: Short and round ; fingers pinched each others and arched (cat feet) ; strong pads ; short nails, black and strong.

LATER MEMBERS: Views of oblique profile, from the back, are parallel and not too together.

  • Thighs: Moderately long, widths, and heavily muscular
  • Knee: Must not be turned neither inward nor outward
  • Leg: Long and strong, sinewy, continuing in a powerful Tarsus
  • Hock: Well angled, strong, firm, not turned neither inward nor outward
  • Metatarsus: Perpendicular in relation to the ground
  • Rear feet: A little longer than the front. Fingers tightened one another well arched ; nails short, black.

MOVEMENT: The Pinscher miniature is a m. During the movement the back remains firm and relatively quiet. The beginning of the movement is harmonious, insurance, full of strength, free and good range. In the joggers, it is typical to have wide coverage of land with a clean, fluid movement, with a powerful drive and a wide front extension.

SKIN: Firm throughout the body

FUR: Short and thick hair, shiny and tight to the body, without bald regions.


  • Unicolor: Red Deer, Jatoba to red oscuro-marron.
  • Black and Tan: Black hair lacquer with red fire marks to Brown. It is desirable that the trade marks are possible dark, saturated and well-defined. Fire marks are located : on the eyes, on the underside of the neck, in the Metacarpus, in feet, on the inner faces of the hind and the perineum. In the sill, two triangles of equal size clearly separated one from the other.


HEIGHT AT THE WITHERS (Males and females): 25 until 30 cm..

WEIGHT (Males and females): 4 until 6 kg.

FAULTS: Any deviation from the above criteria is considered missing and the seriousness is considered the degree of deviation to the standard and its impact on the health and welfare of the dog. In particular:

  • Look heavy or light, petizo or patilargo.
  • Heavy or round skull.
  • Wrinkles on the forehead.
  • Short snout, pointed or narrow.
  • Bite in clamp.
  • Clear eyes, too big or too small.
  • Inclusion of low or very long ears, ears carried different from each other.
  • The throat loose skin.
  • Too long back, collected or soft.
  • Encarpado back.
  • Fall rump.
  • Long feet.
  • Amble step.
  • High way.
  • Fine animal hair.
  • Line of Anguilla, Dark saddle, mantle clear, spotted fur.
  • 1 cm.. above the upper limit of height or 1 cm.. below the lower limit of height.


  • Lack of type in the expression of sex (for example female male).
  • Lightweight aspect.
  • Lack of parallelism skull/snout.
  • Amanzanado skull.
  • Elbows rotated out.
  • Hocks rotated inwards.
  • After not quite angled or barrel.
  • Deviations of more of 1 cm.. and less than 2 cm.. in the maximum and minimum heights respectively.


  • Shyness, aggressiveness, evil, exaggerated suspicion, nervous behavior.
  • Any deformity.
  • Lack of type.
  • Lacking bite, upper or lower prognathism, Arcade of the offset incisors.
  • Miss runner in each region as construction defects, hair and color.
  • Deviations of more of 2 cm.. the upper and lower limits of height.

Any dog showing clear physical abnormalities or behavioral signs shall be disqualified.

NB: Los machos deben tener dos apariencia testiculos normal completamente descendidos en el escroto.

TRANSLATION: Lucas Rodríguez Bazzurro.

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.

The Miniature Pinscher pictures
Videos del Pinscher Miniatura

  • Otros nombres: Zwergpinscher
  • Group 1 / Section 1 – Tipo Pinscher y Schnauzer.

Dogs breeds: Pinscher miniature

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