10 Interesting Facts about Miniature Schnauzer

 Miniature Schnauzer is now considered as the 13th most popular dog breed among all dog breeds.They have been carrying their position among top 15 dog breeds from last several years.Here are some interesting facts about Miniature Schnauzer.
  1. Miniature Schnauzer is a new breed of dog.These dogs were bred in Germany to create a breed best suitable for working needs.
  2. Miniature Schnauzers were bred from Standard Schnauzers and the reason was to get Schnauzer that have same working ability with less cost.
  3. Miniature Schnauzers are considered hypoallergenic.Contrary to their appearance their coat does not shed like many other dogs.(Click to see Complete Article).
  4. Miniature Schnauzers are highly trainable and are considered as one of the most intelligent dog breed.
  5. Miniature Schnauzers need regular exercise and they need significant space to live in.They are often kept in small apartments where they do not get enough space to fulfill their exercise needs.
  6. Miniature Schnauzers can easily be spoiled if not properly trained.They can show stubbornness and in obedience if not properly leaded.
  7. Schnauzers appeal people not only because of their characteristics but also with their appearance.They have exceptionally long mustache which gives them a unique bossy look.
  8. Schnauzers have been used as guard dogs in past centuries.However as the time passed smaller sized Schnauzers which are more suitable to be kept at houses were preferred more over Giant Schnauzers.
  9. Miniature Schnauzers were first registered by American Kennel Club in 1933.
  10. Miniature Schnauzer is generally a healthy dog breed with some specific health concerns.Schnauzer Comedo Syndrome is a disease Miniature Schnauzers are prone to.
 
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