Schnauzer Breed Overview
The Schnauzer is a medium sized dog that originates from Germany. He rose to popularity after he was combined with other breeds and got Giant Schnauzer and Miniature Schnauzer.
They have long facial hair and double coat, which gives the appearance that he, has a beard. The Schnauzer coat is wiry which means that you have to groom it frequently because it could lead to shagginess. You can easily enjoy having them because they don’t shed at all, or very little.
The Schnauzer comes in colours such as:
Schnauzer can reach up to 51 cm in height and 23 kg in weight.
The life expectancy is approximately 14 years.
Suitability for Children – Medium
Tendency to Bark – Medium
Energy – Medium
Suitability as a Guard Dog – Medium
Grooming Requirements – More than Once a Week
Trimming Required – Occassional
Amount of hair shed – Little
Food Cost – $10 to $15
Average Monthly Pet insurance Premium – $58