German Pinschers are extremely intelligent and strong willed. They have a natural hunting instinct and are very agile and obedient. They are also high spirited and playful! They make an excellent companion and watchdog.
The German Pinscher is a medium-sized dog usually weighing between 11-16kg and typically around 46-48cm in height.
Generally a healthy breed. The main health problems associated with the breed are Hip Dysplasia, cataracts, epilepsy and heart problems.
German Pinschers tend to be loyal to their families, but more watchful of strangers.
Remember! All breed profiles are general and every dog is an individual.