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Doberman Pinscher Info

Doberman Pinscher Breed Information

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Lifespan: 8-12 years Height: 24-28" Shedding: Moderate Litter Size: 3-8 pups
Group: Working Weight: 60-80 lbs Hair Length: Short Size: Large

Breed Overview

The Doberman Pinscher is a Large dog breed, with a starting weight of 60 lbs that can reach 80 lbs. It is officially part of the Working group and recognized by the CKC, FCI, AKC, UKC, ANKC, NKC, NZKC, APRI, ACR. Some critical information for potential owners. The Doberman Pinscher breed has a typical lifespan of 8 to 12 years, Short hair, and have Moderate shedding. Breeders interested in the Doberman Pinscher should know that the average litter size is between 3 to 8 puppies.

Doberman Pinscher Breed Characteristics

Group Working Drooler no
Size Large Guard Dog yes
Origin Germany Easy to Train yes
Kid Friendly yes Hypoallergenic no
Stranger Friendly no Active Indoors
Apartment Friendly yes Exercise Demands no
Pet Friendly yes Yard Needs medium
Intelligent yes Grooming Requirements weekly
Barks minimal Dangerous yes

Doberman Pinscher Temperament

highly energetic, intelligent dog breed. Initially suspicious of strangers, the Doberman Pinscher is a capable watchdog. Loyal and adventurous, it likes a mental challenge. The Doberman Pinscher can be adomineering dog breed.

Health Problems

Wobblers Syndrome and cardiomyopathy

Doberman Pinscher Coat

Doberman Pinscher Dog Colors

Black, red, blue or fawn; rust markings on legs, chest, cheeks, eyebrows and muzzle

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