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Country Of Origin:
Germany
Ideal Weight:
2.5 - 3.5 kgs.
Temperament:
Sociable, bold, courageous, inquisitive, stubborn, playful, mischievous, and affectionate. Tendency to guard their food and toys.
Health Problems:
Prone to fractures, slipped stifle, PDA (Patent Ductus Arteriosus), open fontanel, skin conditions and respiratory problems in hot weather.
Grooming GOAL:
This is a very small, square and compactly shaped dog. The coat is harsh and rough, and should be kept clean and matt-free.
Common Pet Grooming practices:
Give short 'puppy' cut (which is easy to maintain) using clippers.
  1. Trim nails and grind as short as possible.
  2. Neaten paw-pads and scissor around the paws.
  3. Trim hocks.
  4. Shape legs into parallel pillars.
  5. Retain body fur length at about one inch, and neatly trim.
  6. Clear the stop area with thinners or a clipper.
  7. Clip ear-hair very short.
  8. Line comb and brush down right up to the skin to ensure that no dead fur or matts are left behind.
  9. Clean sanitary areas and undercarriage.
  10. Trim hair (short) on the back of the tail.
  11. Trim fur on the dog's head round and full, eyes and nose to be set in the centre. Neaten the muzzle to create a perfectly round head.
  12. Use deshedders to finish off the groom (if required).