German Spitz Klein

KC Pedigree, Tiny-Small

Fluff monster

Good for first time owners

The only difference between the Klein and the Mittel is size. The tiny Pomeranian is in the same family, and, in these dogs' native Germany, there are two further Spitz sizes – Wolfspitz and Großspitz – to complete the fab five!


Attractive to ...

Most people. These are happy, bright dogs that suit those who are at home most of the time.

Not the best for ...

Those with sensitive hearing. These dogs bark if they are bored, or excited, or notice something new, or are on guard, or...


Deutscher Spitz

Cross between





Similar size and weight to your average cat.

Exercise Needs

Medium (About an hour)
Doesn't have to be a solid hour, you can give them lots of short walks.


Double trouble!
There she blows. Dense undercoat that could stuff a mattress when you start combing it out.


Fluff monster
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Life expectancy

11 years

Good first dog?



Tailwise is consistently rated as Excellent

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