Pomeranians

At a glance
pomeranianOne of the most diminutive of the toy breeds, the Pomeranian is a fox-like dog, characterized by has triangular face and double-layered coat. Pomeranians are loyal and energetic house pets, known for being “big dogs in small packages”, most especially because they are not intimidated by larger dogs that threaten their loved ones.

Summary

  • Names – Pom, Zwergspitz; Spitz nain; Spitz enano; Zwers
  • Group – AKC: Toy Group; KC: Toy
  • Size – small
  • Life expectancy – average of 14; range of 12 to 19 years
  • Cost of ownership – low
  • Ease of ownership – high
  • Aggressive tendency – high
  • Amount of Exercise – low
  • Amount of Grooming – medium
  • Ease of Training – high
  • Obedience level – high
  • Suitable for Children – medium
  • Amount of Care Required – low
  • Susceptibility to Health Problems – low

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Pomeranians

At a glance
pomeranianOne of the most diminutive of the toy breeds, the Pomeranian is a fox-like dog, characterized by has triangular face and double-layered coat. Pomeranians are loyal and energetic house pets, known for being “big dogs in small packages”, most especially because they are not intimidated by larger dogs that threaten their loved ones.

Summary

  • Names – Pom, Zwergspitz; Spitz nain; Spitz enano; Zwers
  • Group – AKC: Toy Group; KC: Toy
  • Size – small
  • Life expectancy – average of 14; range of 12 to 19 years
  • Cost of ownership – low
  • Ease of ownership – high
  • Aggressive tendency – high
  • Amount of Exercise – low
  • Amount of Grooming – medium
  • Ease of Training – high
  • Obedience level – high
  • Suitable for Children – medium
  • Amount of Care Required – low
  • Susceptibility to Health Problems – low

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