Doberman Pinscher

Doberman Pinscher is a powerful breed with a magnificent physique. This breed is a fearless and great protection dog. Doberman Pinschers can be both protective dogs and home dogs with great muscular build and power.

This breed has a sleek large body covered with a gorgeous coat of great color. Also, this breed is athletic and can be considered royal. However, Doberman Pinschers do require proper training to be around children and other pets. This breed can be great watchdogs or home dogs.

Breed Information

Dog SizeLarge
ColourBlack, Blue, Red
Dog Breed GroupWorking
Height24-28 Inches(61-71cm)
Weight71-99 pounds(32-45) kg
Coat LengthShort
Life Span10-12 years
CharacteristicsDoberman Pinscher holds characteristics like loyalty, alertness, intelligence, fearlessness, etc.
HistoryIt was a German person Louis Doberman who developed this breed in the 1800s. He was known to be a tax collector and desired to have a fierce dog guard around him. Louis crossed different breeds to finally have Doberman Pinscher. There are some breeds that are said to be involved like Great Dane, German Shepherd, etc. Doberman Pinscher is still the strongest guard dog and has been part of police/military dogs, therapy dogs, etc.
PersonalityDoberman Pinschers have affectionate as well as sweet personalities. This is a people-oriented breed and can be great companions if socialized and carefully trained. Also, this breed is loyal and friendly towards children. But sometimes they can bond with one person only.
HealthThis is a healthy breed but can face problems like digestive issues and other genetic issues like an enlarged heart, clotting issues, albinism, etc. It is better to screen the breeding stock beforehand.
CareThis breed is energetic and extremely powerful and needs proper exercise. If they are not taken care of then Doberman Pinscher can become aggressive. Also, this breed needs proper training at a young age to be obedient.
FeedingDoberman Pinscher required proper nutrition to be healthy. This breed required 4-7 cups of dry food daily. Also, depending on their age, activities, metabolism, etc. overall feed should be decided.
Coat Color And GroomingDoberman Pinschers have coat colors of black, rust, red, etc. This breed required daily brushing to keep the coat healthy. Also, daily bathing is not required but ears require cleaning every other day.
Relationship with Children And Other PetsThis breed can be a nice family dog as they are trustworthy and can bond with children if trained properly. Also, Doberman Pinschers can socialize with other pets if they are not a threat.
Temperament and TrainingDoberman Pinschers are loving, quick learners, and great companions. But this breed can be destructive and aggressive if not trained. So, this breed requires training at an early age to be well-mannered and great home dogs.
PriceAverage $1200 - $2500 USD

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