Miniature Schnauzer


Makes an ideal family pet and watchdog.

Minimum Exercise:

Exercise/Activity Level: Will happily do an hour a day exercise. Is the most popular of the three breeds because it fits many lifestyles. The miniature is usually contented and not destructive when left alone

Size: 13-14 inches

Weight: 15—18lbs


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Low Allergy:

Best Suited for: The Miniature Schnauzer suits a very wide range of households and activity levels, but take care regarding the tendency to bark if in highly built up/apartment environments.


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Children: The Mini gets on well with children.

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Sociability with animals or other dogs: The Mini gets on well with other household pets if they are introduced at an early age.

Trainability: It likes to please and learn, but it does not enjoy repetitive training.

Noise Level: They are quite vocal and will be quick to alert the family of any strangers approaching their territory.

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