This German ratter has ranked high in popularity for centuries, and for good reason.
Height: 12 to 14 inches at the shoulder Weight: 11 to 20 pounds Coat: medium-length and wiry Life span: 12 to 14 years Breed Group: Terriers
He's got it all in one small package: intelligence, affection, an extroverted temperament, humor, and a personality that's twice as big as he is. Throw in that walrus moustache and quivering enthusiasm, and he'll make you laugh every day. With a Miniature Schnauzer in the house, you'll never be alone, not even when you go to the bathroom. He's got personality-plus, and whether he's bounding around ahead of you or curled up snoozing on your lap, you'll never be bored with him around.