With the energy and drive of all working breeds, the German Pinscher also displays the love and devotion that make him an outstanding companion.

Vital Stats

Height: 17 to 20 inches at shoulder
Weight: 25 to 45 pounds (males average 40 pounds, females average 32 pounds)
Coat: short and smooth
Life span: 12 to 14 years

The German Pinscher is muscular and agile, powerful yet graceful. A medium-sized dog with an elegant appearance, he’s admired as much for his beauty as for his intelligence.

He’s a working breed and guard dog, and a devoted and loving family dog. Full German Pinscher profile on DogTime.com

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