The Doberman Pinscher is a beloved dog breed known for its loyal, intelligent, alert temperament and short, shiny coat. Classified as a working breed, the Doberman Pinscher is a large dog with an average weight of 60-100 pounds and a height of 24-28 inches
This breed typically has a 10-13 year life span and requires a high amount of exercise per day. As for grooming needs, the Doberman Pinscher has low grooming requirements.
In this guide, we’ll take a closer look at the Doberman Pinscher’s personality traits, exercise and grooming needs, as well as common health issues associated with the breed.
Doberman Pinscher Breed Information
Breed Group: working
Average Weight (lbs): 60-100
Average Height (in): 24-28
Life Expectancy (years): 10-13
Daily Sleep: 10-12 hours
Doberman Pinscher Appearance
Coat Type: short, shiny
Coat Colors: black, red, blue, fawn
Doberman Pinscher Temperament and Personality
Temperament: loyal, intelligent, alert
Trainability: highly trainable, eager to please, responds well to praise
Exercise Needs: high
Grooming Needs: low
Doberman Pinscher Health
Common Health Issues: dilated cardiomyopathy, von willebrand’s disease, hip dysplasia
To learn more about this breed, visit our Dog Breeds category.