Pomeranian is a small and hairy dog breed that is likes mainly by kids. Many people like small dogs because of some overriding benefits. The dog is a good companion, easy to manage, takes small space, has little food, and creates fewer problems. Kids also like the small dogs, and they are looks like a toy.
Origin and History of Pomeranian Dog
The Pomerania has said to have come from Pomerania, a province in eastern Germany. It is generally believed that the dog descended from a giant German Spitz dog used to pull sleds and herding sheep. Pomeranian dog was bred down to its current size in the nineteenth century and was highly favored by Queen Victoria. The Pomeranian first made its way to the United States in the late nineteenth century.
Physical Characteristics of Pomeranian
The Pomeranian is the most popular small dog with a proxy appearance, and the ears are small and erect. The dog has a wedge-shaped head, dark almond-shaped eyes, and a short tapered muzzle. The tail of the dog cures over the back, and its feet are small and compact. The body is double-coated, the undercoat is soft, and the outer coat is profuse and straight. The dog has a pronounced neck ruff. The body coat comes in all colors and patterns; the most common are red, orange, cream, sable, black, black, and tan.
Height and Weight of Dog
The dog is comparatively tiny, and you can keep it on your lap for a long time. The average height of the dog is 8-11 inches (20-35 cm). The dog is very light and fluffy, with relaxed hair. The average bodyweight of the dog is 3-7 pounds (1.5 to 3.5 kg).
The Temperament of the dog
The Pomeranian dog is a spunky, outgoing dog that is intelligent and highly trainable. If not socialized, Poms may be unfriendly towards strangers or even those familiar to them. The Pomeranian is a very clean dog, sometimes described as catlike. It is protective and an excellent watchdog. The dog is moderately active and so cute.
Care and Management of Pome
The dog sheds very little and keeps them clean. They require daily grooming and minimal bathing. The dog must be vaccinated against potential diseases. You must deworm your dogs every three months with alternate drugs. The dog is acquainted with dog food quickly.
Special Features of Pomeranian Dog
The dog is so cute that you can adopt a small flat in the city. They require minimal space, little food, and care. They are hypoallergenic, and you can quickly adapt if you have allergic problems with dog droppings. The dog has few specific health problems like dental diseases, luxating palates, patent ductus arteriosus, and tracheal collapse.