Min pins were originally bred to hunt rants but nowadays you ll find the tiny regal breed in loving homes across the world. Miniature pinschers may look like tiny dobermans but the fact is that min pins are more like a german pinscher crossed with a dachshund and a greyhound then minified.
All miniature pinscher found here are from akc registered parents.
Miniature pinschers for sale. Size the miniature pinscher has a shoulder height of 25 30 cm 10 12 5 in and weighs 4 6 kg 9 13 lbs. Find miniature pinscher puppies and breeders in your area and helpful miniature pinscher information. The miniature pinscher dog has a long history that is thought to extend back several centuries.
The min pin originated in germany where it was used to chase rats out of barnyards. The miniature pinscher was recognized by the american kennel club in 1929 and is today one of the most popular toy show dogs. Miniature pinscher puppies for sale despite their resemblance miniature pinschers are not miniature versions of the dobermans who share their name.
The little dog s main job originally was to catch rats in barns and stables but miniature pinschers have found their niche in the modern world as family companion dogs. It is believed that the miniature pinscher s ancestors include the dachshund the manchester terrier the german pinscher and the italian greyhound. In fact the miniature pinscher actually predates the doberman pinscher by roughly 200 years.
What kind of dog is a miniature pinscher for sale. Miniature pinschers have a wide muzzle narrow head and erect ears which may be cropped. Often known as the king of toys miniature pinschers originated in germany where they were bred to be barnyard ratters.