Distinct feature : Miniature Pinschers have a wide muzzle, narrow head, and erect ears, which may be cropped. They have small, round and an erect tail which is usually docked. The Miniature Pinscher has a smooth, graceful gait.
Coat : The Miniature Pinscher has a smooth, short, lustrous coat which can be red, stag red, chocolate with tan markings, or black with tan markings.
Temperament : The Miniature Pinscher gets along fine with children. Very playful dog. The Miniature Pinscher is easy to groom; it requires only a periodic brushing to remove dead hair.
Activity : The Miniature Pinscher needs regular opportunities to exercise as it is extremely energetic. Most of its needs can be met through indoor play. The Miniature Pinscher is well suited to apartment life.