Medium-sized, elegant and square in build, the German Pinscher is an excellent watchdog and companion. Bigger than the Miniature Pinscher but smaller than the Doberman, the agility, alertness, intelligence and stamina of the German Pinscher make it suitable for conformation, obedience, tracking, agility competitions and more. Their short coats can be black, blue, brown, fawn or red; some have red or tan markings.
Did You Know?
The German Pinscher originated in Germany and is more closely associated to the Schnauzer than the Doberman and other Pinschers.
The German Pinscher is bigger than the Min Pin but smaller than the Doberman.
The German Pinscher, like many breeds, approached extinction at the end of World War I and II.
The German Pinscher is known for its vermin hunting ability.
colors & Markings
Below is a list of the colors and markings available for this breed. Please refer to the breed standard for descriptions and the difference in types.
|Description||Desc.||Standard Colors||Std. Colors||Registration Code||Reg. Code|
|Description||Desc.||Standard Markings||Std. Markings||Registration Code||Reg. Code|
|Red & Tan Markings||087|