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Small Munsterlanders

Size: Medium

Weight: 32 - 34 lbs.

Height: 19" - 22"

Life Span: 12 - 14 years

Health Problems: Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.

Origin: Germany

Also Known As: Kleiner Munsterlander, Vorstehhund, Heidelwachtel, Spion

Group: Gun Dog

Category: Companion Dog

Exercise Needs

No special exercise requirements.

Grooming Needs

No special grooming requirements.


Although it was originally developed as a bird dog, both selective and planned breeding has created a breed that is dependent on personality for survival. Thus, this is a breed that is happy, easily trained and somewhat carefree. Small Munsterlanders have an inborn instinct to retrieve and play. This breed is a devoted member of its family.

Compatibility with Kids

Good with children.


The Small Munsterlander has been around since the Middle Ages. However it was "rediscovered" in the 1900s."

Dog Food for Your Small Munsterlanders

Puppy select formula dog food

Puppy Select Formula

Features our exclusive balance of nutrients for growing puppies.

Bag of Adult Select Formula

Adult Select Formula

Formulated for dogs of all ages, an excellent choice for multi-dog families.

Senior select formula food for older dogs

Senior Select Formula

Formulated for dogs 7 years and older.

Reduced fat formula dog food

Reduced Fat Formula

30% less fat than Bil-Jac Adult Select.

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