Schipperke Breed Profile

KC Group Utility

Size Small

Good with children? Yes

Good guard dogs? Would bark

Moulting level Low

Grooming Light

Exercise requirement Little

Jogging partner Short runs

Schipperke Breed Profile

A true hardy little dog, excellent watch dog and abiding companion. An excellent all rounder, inquisitive with a caring nature.

Schipperke Character

A really versatile and worthwhile member of the family. One who is devoted and who can serve many roles - child's playmate, guardian, companion, worker - they even know when a family member is ill and will lay by their bedside until they are better.

Schipperke Size

Small to medium. The Breed Standard stipulates a weight of 5.5-7.5kg.

Schipperke Health

This is a very hardy dog.

Schipperke Special Care

These dogs can live over 20 years old - this is a big commitment!

Remember! All breed profiles are general and every dog is an individual.