Hundreds of years ago, tail docking was performed to protect the dog for injury as it carried out its job as vermin hunter on farms. Now it is unncessary consmetic surgery that is being banned in many countries like Canada.
There are more colors in the Miniature Schnauzer Breed than just black, black/silver and salt/pepper. The recessive colors of liver, liver/tan, parti, white are naturally occuring in the breed and are present in litter records as far back as 1884. Find out more about the common and rare colors for the Miniature Schnauzer Breed.
First, let me say this – THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS A TOY SCHNAUZER. If you have been looking around for a toy schnauzer, you have likely been told that they don’t exist. That is because they are not “officially” recognized as their own breed. Toys are still registered as Miniature Schnauzers but when […]