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      Affenpinscher

      Size
      Medium
      Energy
      Moderate
      Coat
      Thick and rough with a harsh texture.
      Weight
      6-13 lbs
      • Size

        Medium

      • Energy

        Moderate

      • Weight

        6-13 lbs

      • Coat

        Thick and rough with a harsh texture.

      Special Travel Accommodations

      Affenpinschers are amazing dogs and have special travel requirements. Our dedicated travel team will work with both you and your puppy's breeder to schedule the best accommodations for your puppy's needs.

      About Affenpinschers

      Known for its amusing personality and confidence, this German breed dates back to the seventeenth century. The Affenpinscher is sometimes affectionately called the “monkey dog,” because of its apish appearance. The Affenpinscher is usually black in color and very small in size (6-13 lbs. in adulthood), and has a rough, wiry coat and distinctive mane around its head. This breed is curious, alert and active, as well as playful and affectionate with its family members. Affenpinschers make entertaining and loyal pets, and can excel in many areas, including obedience, therapy and agility.

      Did You Know?

      "Affenpinscher" translates to "monkey terrier" in German, which speaks to it's amusing and curious personality.

      Origin

      The Affenpinscher originated in Germany, likely as far back as the 17th century.