Weight: 32 - 34 lbs.
Height: 19" - 22"
Life Span: 12 - 14 years
Health Problems: Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.
Also Known As: Kleiner Munsterlander, Vorstehhund, Heidelwachtel, Spion
Group: Gun Dog
Category: Companion Dog
No special exercise requirements.
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."