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Affenpinscher

Group Toy Dogs
AKC Group AKC Toy Dogs
Temperament alert, quiet
Size small dog breeds
Feeding Small Feeding Dog breeds
Coat care Moderate Grooming
Activeness Active Dog Breeds
How friendly is this dog? Moderately Unsociable Dog Breeds
Watch dog Moderately Good Watch Dog
Training Moderately difficult to train dogs breeds

Affenpinscher Facts

First used for Hunting rats
Country of origins Germany
Year of origin 1800s
Colors black or grey shading
Height (min) 9.5 inches (24 cm)
Height (max) 11 inches (28 cm)
Weight (min) 7 lbs (3 kg)
Weight (max) 9 lbs (3.5 kg)
Life expectancy (min) 10 years
Life expectancy (max) 12 years