Cocky, commanding, and animated, the pint-size Pomeranian is always an entertaining companion.

Vital Stats

Height: 7 to 12 inches at shoulder
Weight: 3 to 7 pounds, though some can reach 12 to 14 pounds
Coat: soft and fluffy
Life span: 12 to 16 years

Descended from large sled dogs, the now-tiny Pomeranian has a long and interesting history.

The foxy-faced dog, nicknamed “the little dog that thinks it can,” is compact, active, and capable of competing in agility and obedience or simply being a family friend. Full Pomeranian profile on
[usrlist “Affectionate with family:5” “Potential for weight gain:4” “Tendency to bark or howl:4” “Ease of training:3” “Energy Level:3” “Friendly toward strangers:3” “Intelligence:3” “General health:2” “Need for exercise:2” “Easy to groom:2” “Compatible with kids:2” “Wanderlust:1” “Drooling potential:1” “Predatory tendencies:1”]