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Schnauzer (Standard) Breed Profile

Schnauzer (Standard) fact file

KC Group: utility
Size: medium
Good with children?: yes recommended
Exercise requirement: moderate
Good guard dogs?: possibly
Moulting level: low
Grooming: moderate
Jogging partner: yes

A serious face yet full of fun! Good guard, getting on well with all family members

Schnauzer (Standard) Character

The Breed Standard describes them as

Schnauzer (Standard) Size

The Breed Standard stipulates height at withers: dogs: 48 cm; bitches: 45.7 cm.

Schnauzer (Standard) Health

Generally a healthy breed with few breed specific problems.

Schnauzer (Standard) Special Care

Can be stubborn - make sure you're the boss!

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