The German Pinscher is a medium-sized, tall terrier with a strong, smooth, glossy coat. It is robust and well muscled. It is well-balanced and elegant. This breed is very loyal and protective. The German Pinscher can be an ideal companion dog.
This breed has a sense of humor, it is brave, not squeamish, sober, and have considerable stamina. The German Pinscher has been used as a vermin destroyer, herder, watchdog, and guard dog.
Red fawn, black & tan, and dark brown with yellow markings, black with tan markings is the most common.
The strong, smooth, glossy coat requires little grooming. An occasional brushing to remove dead hair is all that is needed. This breed is an average shedder.
Generally a healthy breed. However, to make sure that you get a healthy puppy, you should buy a German Pinscher puppy from a reputable breeder.