The German Pinscher is a medium-sized dog. He is endowed with a harmonious silhouette. He is very elegant and well proportioned.
His musculature is visible and highly developed. His gait is elegant and reveals his liveliness and great vigor.
Between 45 and 50 cm (17.72 to 19.69 inches) for the male
Between 45 and 50 cm (17.72 to 19.69 inches) for the female
Between 14 and 20 kg (30.86 to 44.09 pounds) for the male
Between 14 and 20 kg (30.86 to 44.09 pounds) for the female
He has a single color, which can vary in all shades of red deer and red brown, from light to dark. A black and tan coat is also possible in some specimens.
The short hair of the coat is full, shiny and flat.
His head, with a rather strong skull, has a slight stop. His dark eyes are oval. His ears are set high, hanging and folded in v-shape.
His nose is always black, no matter what the colour of his coat. His tail is sabre or sickle shaped when natural. It can also be shortened.
According to the FCI breeds nomenclature, this breed belongs to group 2, section 1 and is #184