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The Pineranian is more of a toy dog breed as it is a hybrid of two toy breeds, Pomeranian and the Miniature Pinscher. The Pineranian is the perfect breed for family companionship. They can however be snappy when teased by younger children. If appropriately socialized they also get along with not only other people but also with other pets. It is because of their fast learning abilities that they are very good at learning tricks, and they perform them well. This breed is also agile and obedient, in fact, it is because of their abilities that they are also used as therapy dogs. It has a life expectancy of 12-16 years

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The Pineranian is a fun loving breed and is mostly happy and excited all the time. What one needs to however understand is the fact that they need to be socialized when they are young such that they can get along with other pets as well. Their behavior is at its best when there are adults in the house and no other pets. As they are a fun loving and happy breed, they are subject to separation anxiety if left alone for long intervals. Pineranian’s can be apprehensive or shy around strangers and pets at first and may need to be properly introduced.

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10-12 inches.
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7-12 lbs.
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General Health

There are often arguments that the mixed genetics in hybrid dogs often reduces the health risks, these arguments, however, do not have any scientific proof and also come with a flipside possibility that the laws of genetics on the one hand can diminish as well as amplify the health issues. Below are some health problems to which the Pineranian can be at risk to as their parents suffer from the same, as no exact official data is available: Major Concerns Patellar Luxation Mono/Bilateral Cryptorchidism Legg-Calve Perthes Disease Patent Ductus Arteriosis (PDA) Minor Concerns Entropion Ectropion Eye Conditions (Cataracts, Lens Luxation)

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The Pineranian is a cross between the Miniature Pinscher and the Pomeranian and has not been around long enough to have much of a history.

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The coat of the Pineranian is the decisive factor in the amount needed for their maintenance, They have to be brushed every alternate day. Special attention needs to be paid to their neck, chest and the tail portion while brushing. Pineranian’s can be bathed once in a while using a mild dog shampoo. Frequent baths will result in drying out their skin.

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Ideal Environment

There is a lot of activity recommended for this breed, in fact it is advised to take them for a couple of walks everyday. As it is an obedient breed and also agile, they enjoy going swimming, going hiking and playing fetch/ball or frisbee. Not exercising your dog can have adverse effects making them anxious, bored, and even overweight. This in turn, at times leads to some behavioral issues such as becoming aggressive, chewing, and excessive barking. Since it is a small breed they enjoy playing inside the house as well but this should not be replaced by the time which they need for outside activities.

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