Category: Toy Dogs
Facts about Miniature Pinscher Dogs, "Scientific name for Miniature Pinscher Dog, or domestic canine, is Canis lupus familiaris". Pinscher: means (any of three breeds of dogs whose ears and tail are usually cropped and from Germany). The Miniature Pinscher Dog the original breed came from Germany. It was origianly breed to kill rats on the farms, it was small enough to chase them where they live. The Miniature Pinscher is a small, square, compact dog. The head appears flat and is proportion to the body.
According to dog experts a Miniature Pinscher Dog is a right dog for you if you want to own a fearless animal with forceful and self confident attitude. The Miniature Pinscher Dog is also known as one of the strong toy breeds of the dogs due to its smart, stylish and sleek structure along with quick and playful walking style. Miniature Pinscher Dogs sweat glands are between their paw pads.
It is a Fact a Miniature Pinscher Dog sees in color and have better low light vision. Miniature Pinscher Dogs have three eyelids, a lower lid, an upper eyelid lid and a third lid, that is called a haw or nictitating membrane, this keeps the Miniature Pinscher Dogs eye protected and moist. Miniature Pinscher Dogs eyes have a special membrane for seeing better at night, called a tapetum lucidum - a dogs reflective layer in the choroid chiefly of nocturnal, causing the eyes to glow when light at night hits the eyes and they consist of some layers of smooth flat cells covered by a section of double deformed crystals.
The average height of the Miniature Pinscher Dog is from 10 to 12½ inches (25.4 to 32.5 cm) tall at the shoulder and the average height of the females 10 to 11 inches (25.4 to 27.9 cm). The average weight of the males is 8 to 10 pounds (4 to 5 kg) and the average weight of the females 8 to 9 pounds (3.6 to 4 kg).
A Miniature Pinscher Dog assumes itself a big dog due to its self confident, sporty, responsive and arrogant attitude. The Miniature Pinscher Dog usually likes to play vigorous, interactive and brisk games as he likes to remain in motion all the times. They are also considered as serious watchdogs due to their keen observance and defensive nature. Miniature Pinscher Dogs rebelliously kicks off his rear feet off the ground after viewing a stranger even from his back. In order to control his shrill and sharp attitude you will have to socialize the Miniature Pinscher Dog frequently and regularly. Housebreaking is difficult in their presence as they love to bark especially on strangers.
Moreover the Miniature Pinscher Dog also like to be cuddled by their owners but normally they are forcefully separated from their chest or lap while going out of couch for some work. The Miniature Pinscher Dog also loves comfortable living and normally likes to lump down under the blanket in his living place.
A Miniature Pinscher Dog is a curious, sharp-eyed and very quick dog so he should either be kept in safely fenced area in the outdoor or should be kept on leash all the time. The Miniature Pinscher Dog are by nature clever escapists and artful climbers. So unless they are perfectly trained they usually do not remain at one position for a long time and may not come back to you even if you are taking care of them since they were puppies.
Miniature Pinscher Dogs can dominate the dogs and other small creatures confidently due to their quick and swift nature. The Miniature Pinscher Dog can be trained perfectly if owned by a right type of person otherwise they can be difficult to control due to their own obstinate and inflexible mentality. The Miniature Pinscher Dog are usually not friendly with squeaking toys and stuffed animals as they tend to rip them off into shreds as they view them.
Average body temperature for a Miniature Pinscher Dog is between 101 to 102.5 degrees
Female Miniature Pinscher Dogs are in heat for matting for about 20 days twice a year. Female Miniature Pinscher Dogs are pregnant for 60 days before they’re puppies are born.
A Miniature Pinscher Dog is an omnivore, (definition-they eat both other animals and plants). All Dogs are direct descendants of wolves.
The number one heath problems amongst Miniature Pinscher Dogs is obesity, so always make sure your dog doesn't get to fat. Many foot problems that Miniature Pinscher Dogs have are just an issue of long toenails.
A Miniature Pinscher Dog’s mouth can apply approximately 150 to 200 pounds of pressure per square inch and an American Pit Bull Terrier, German Shepherd Dog and a rottweiler can have 320 LBS of pressure on avg.
All dogs are identical in makeup big or small– 42 permanent teeth and 321 bones. Miniature Pinscher Puppies have 28 teeth and when they become adult Miniature Pinscher Dogs they have 42 teeth. When Miniature Pinscher puppies are born, they have no teeth and are deaf and blind. Miniature Pinscher Puppies for their first few weeks will sleep ninety percent of the day and their vision is not fully developed until after the first month.
Good temperament of miniature pinscher
So if you want to have a dog which looks similar to a small Doberman in its color, keen expressions and elegantly sleek built then a Miniature Pinscher Dog is the best for you. It is a sporty and responsive dog and resembles a Doberman through his quick style of walking and swift moves. It is a good watchdog due to his energetic and confident nature but it is not a good lap dog as he has to be removed forcefully from your lap. The Miniature Pinscher Dog is a good watchdog and his barking attitude makes housebreaking difficult.
Bad temperaments of miniature pinscher
Some people do not like Miniature Pinscher Dogs due to their continuous moving, observing and planning attitude. You will have to keep them busy through certain activities and exercises as they become destructive if bored. The Miniature Pinscher Dog are aggressive to other animals due to their chasing nature. They are strong willed and confident animals and use their own mind when in action.
Miniature Pinscher Dogs have two times the amount of ear muscles than people. It is a fact a Miniature Pinscher Dog can hear a sound at four times the distance of a human. Sound frequency is measured in Hertz (Hz) Def-Hertz is the measurement of frequency, explicitly it's one cycle per second. The higher the Hertz are, the higher the pitched the sound is. Miniature Pinscher Dogs hear best at 45,000 Hz to 65,000 Hz, while humans hear best at around 20 Hz to 20,000 Hz.
Only humans and dogs have prostates and a dog doesn't have an appendix.
Miniature Pinscher Dog’s nose prints can be used to identify them, their nose prints are like a humans finger print. It is a Fact a Miniature Pinscher Dog smells more than 1,000 times stronger than that of a human. A Miniature Pinscher Dog’s nose, secretes a thin layer of mucous that helps it absorb scent, after that they lick their noses and sample the scent through their mouth.
If purchasing a Miniature Pinscher Dog from a breeder, make sure to find a good breeder with references check at least two to three of the puppies that were purchased from this breeder.
The Miniature Pinscher Dog belongs in the Toy Group in 1925 it was recognized (AKC) American Kennel Club.
Miniature Pinscher Dogs pant to keep cool with 10 to 35 breaths per minute with an average of 24 breaths per minute. A large dog breed resting heart beats between 60 to 100 times per minute, and a small dog breed’s heart beats on average between 100 to 140 pant a lot.