Distinct feature : The Spitz comes in a wider variety of coat colors. The compact, triangular ears are close together and high set. The feet are very small with hair in between the toes.
Coat : The Spitz has a long beautiful white coat and requires only brush.
Temperament : Happy, alert, watchful and buoyant, Spitzes make good watchdogs. They are excellent jumpers and love to stand on their hind legs. They enjoy a lot of human attention, and are very happy to please.
Activity : The German Spitz is good for apartment life. It is fairly active indoors and a small yard will suit it.