Giant German Spitz
Size: Large / Giant
Weight: 38-1/2 - 40 lbs.
Height: (16" - 17")"
Life Span: 12 - 13 years
Health Problems: Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.
Also Known As: Deutscher Spitz, �German Wolfspitz, Great Spitz
Category: Companion Dog
The German Spitz requires moderate exercise.
Regular brushing is required to control matting of your German Spitz's coat. This breed generally dislikes grooming, so training is necessary to make dog "stay" while getting brushed."
The German Spitz is happy, watchful, active and sometimes willful.
Compatibility with Kids
Best with older, well-behaved children.
Descendant of Nordic herding dogs, the Spitz is referred to in literature as far back as 1450.