Pomeranian personality traits and Temperament
These dogs give you all the traits of a big dog minus the hair and droll. They are very energetic and love running around.
Pomeranians are one of the more intelligent dogs and can be trained to do a variety of tricks. It can even be trained as a watchdog, as they will bark at suspicious activity and noises. Pomeranians also have a soft side, and love to cuddle and nap with their owners.
They will not tolerate mistreatment and do not enjoy rough play. This will cause it to get frustrated and lead to biting. For this reason be cautious around young children. They get along well with other dogs and household pets, especially if introduced at a young age.
Grooming, Haircuts and Shedding
Pomeranians have a double coat, with a soft and dense undercoat, and an overcoat that is long and straight. To avoid matting brush them a few times a week with a slicker brush to get through both coats.
Female Pomeranians will shed either after they give birth or when they are in heat. The males will only shed once a year.
Size and Characteristics
Price Range: this dog for sale may cost between $750-1,500
Life expectancy: the life span is generally of about14-Years
Weight: 3-7 lbs.
Height: 6-11 in.
Colors: Black, tan, cream, and chocolate
How to Train
Early, often, consistent, and positive are the best traits to training your Pomeranian. They are highly intelligent and can be taught a variety of different commands and disciplines.
A few suggested trainings are: house training, crate training, leash training, “come” command, and barking. Keep your training sessions quick and focused.
Health Issues and Food
Diet: Choose dog food that is high in protein. They will like a mix of canned and dry food. Try and get high quality dog food that does not have many filers.
Allergies: Not Hypoallergenic
Health problems: They can suffer from a variety of issues including; heart problems, luxating patella, skin irritations, eye infections, and periodontal disease.
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Best female and male dog names
You can name your Pomeranian as Deacon or Simba if he is a male and Bella or Phoebe if she is a female.
How to adopt a this dog
You can also browse a specific site to adopt a Pomeranian.
Pictures and Videos
Photo Credits: Summerinthecity90,Rob Hanson.