Weimarman Information & Dog Breed Facts
Collection of all the general dog breed info about Weimarman so you can get to know the breed more.
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Other Names |
What other names does the Weimarman have?
Breed Type |
What type of dog breed is it?
How much does the Weimarman puppy cost? What is the price range of this puppy? What is the average price of this dog in the United States? Is this puppy expensive? How much should I pay for it?
If you choose to purchase the Weimarman, you should know that the mentioned amount of money is an average of the collected data from breeders’ sites and puppy finder places. If you have a Weimarman for sale, please advertise it on a reliable website to make sure the Weimarman gets to a happy place.
How easy is it to get a Weimarman?
Average: The Weimarman is a commonly available dog breed. There is less risk of overbreeding compared to the very popular dogs.
Of course, they may be more popular in some countries, and inbreeding may occur, so be careful.
What size is this breed? How big is this dog?
How much does the Weimarman weigh? Weimarman weight:
|Male: 55-70 pounds (25-32 kg), Female: 50-65 pounds (23-29 kg)|
Average Weight |
What is the average weight of the Weimarman? Weimarman average weight:
|Male: 62.5 pounds (28.5 kg), Female: 57.5 pounds (26 kg)|
How tall is the Weimarman? Weimarman height:
|Male: 24-24 inches (61-69 cm), Female: 22-25 inches (56-63 cm)|
Average Height |
What is the average height of this fido? Weimarman average height:
|Male: 24 inches (65 cm), Female: 23.5 inches (59.5 cm)|
Coat / Hair Types |
What type of coat does the Weimarman have? What does this canine coat/fur look like?
What color is the breed's coat? What color is a proper Weimarman's coat?
How to groom the Weimarman and how often?
Easy to groom: The Weimarman doesn't require a lot of grooming. Seasonal flea treatment is needed, but cutting the dog's hair by a professional groomer isn't necessary.
Ears and eyes should be cleaned regularly to avoid infections. Weimarman is a good choice if you don't have the time, skill, or money to take care of a high-maintenance dog.Recommended for beginners.
Shedding Level |
How much do Weimarman dogs shed? How to control, reduce and prevent the shedding of the Weimarman Pinscher?
Weimarmans shed moderately. It's a natural process of the hair growth cycle. Regular brushing reduces the amount of hair that sheds. It mostly depends on their health status and breed type.
Bath Time / Bathing Frequency |
How often does the Weimarman need a bath? How often should bathe this dog? Can I bathe my Weimarman every day?
| 3-4 weeks |
More often than average. These dog coats tend to be longer, softer, and oilier than short-haired breeds. While a good bath every now and then is a great way to keep your buddy from becoming overly smelly, be mindful about overbathing. Bathing will wash away your dog’s natural oils, while a simple brushing every few days should keep them clean.
What kind of personality does the Weimarman have? What characteristics or traits does the breed have?
Intelligent Rank |
How smart is the Weimarman? Are they intelligent?
Outstanding: Weimarman is one of the brightest dog breeds. They desire to learn tricks and commands often. The limit is your creativity. They understand and memorize new commands in fewer than 5 repetitions. This breed obeys the first command 95% of the time or better.
Are Weimarman dogs easy to train? Do they go well on dog training?
Weimarmans are easy to train. They find out the association between commands and actions quite quickly.
How playful is this breed?
The Weimarman is a playful breed. Excited barking and sometimes nipping will alert you to play.
Sensitivity Level |
How sensitive are they? Weimarman sensitivity:
Sensitive: Weimarmans don't like an irregular daily routine, noisy household, and frequent guest visits. This breed's emotional level reflects their owner's feelings and they don't handle punishments well.
Affection Level |
How affectionate are they? Are they affectionate?
High: Weimarmans are genuinely loyal, soft and gentle, loving and affectionate dogs toward their handlers. They enjoy quality time with their owners despite the activity and are considered great therapy dog for those in need. This breed responds strongly to their handler's emotions because they bond closely. Their happiness is your happiness.
Social Needs |
How much social interaction does the Weimarman Pinscher need? Weimarman social needs:
Weimarmans are a social breed. They enjoy being around people or other animals. This breed doesn't tolerate being left alone.
Do Weimarman dogs bark a lot? Are they barkers/noisy? Why does my Weimarman Pinscher bark?
Average: The Weimarman barks occasionally. They can change their barks depending on their emotional level and what they're trying to say. Different barks could mean the same and the same barks could have different meanings. Top reasons for barking: protection, alarm, fear, boredom, attention-seeking, greeting, separation anxiety, compulsive barking.
Watchdog Ability |
Is Weimarman good as a watchdog? Are they alert at night?
Weimarmans are good watchdogs. Their main job is to observe and they're consistent in their effort. Good vocal cords and a sense of hearing belong to them. Usually, they're territorial and protective about their property, so the Weimarmans will alert you if they sense something different.
Guarding Behavior / Territorial |
Do Weimarman dogs have an aggressive behavior to protect their home/house/territory? Do they have guarding instincts?
Weimarmans strongly protect their territory. This breed is a complete security guard, so you don't have to be afraid in case of danger.
Biting Potential |
Do Weimarman bite humans? How likely are you to get bitten from the Weimarman Pinscher? What are the odds of getting bitten by a Weimarman? Why do dog bites happen?
The Weimarman has a low chance of biting somebody. Top reasons for dog bite: protection, pain, excitement, herding instinct, being provoked. (Data based on the available online bite statistics.)
The Weimarman has an average chance of biting somebody. Top reasons for dog bite: protection, pain, excitement, herding instinct, being provoked. (Data based on the available online bite statistics.)
Bite Force |
Does the Weimarman has a hard bite?
Between 200 and 400 PSI ⏺
Weimarman bite force: Ordinary. Average dogs have a bite force between 200 and 400 PSI. The Weimarman, and many others, have a fearsome presence because they have significant jaw strength, so it is important not to anger the dog and have it around strangers until it is fully trained. However, they are usually quite calm and good companions, they work well in families and are easy to care for.
How much mouthing/nipping/play biting does the Weimarman do?
Weimarmans have a higher than average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people. It's a common habit during puppyhood, not aggressive behavior. These "bites" don't hurt, but Weimarmans need to be taught for a good attitude.
Impulse to Wander or Roam |
How likely is the Weimarman to run away? Does this breed explore or wander a lot? Does Weimarman roam?
The wanderlust potential of the Weimarman is strong enough to escape from home. They have a strong desire for exploring the world. Safer to walk them on a leash unless you teach them how to get back to you on command.
Prey Drive |
Do this canine have a strong prey drive? Does Weimarman have high prey drive?
Weimarmans have an average prey drive, which means that they don't have a high impulse to chase and catch something like a cat or any other small aminals, but it might happen. Training can help to achieve good behavior.
Apartment Friendly |
Is Weimarman good as an apartment dog? Can they live in a flat?
It is not the best choice if you want to keep them indoors, however, with careful exercise and several walks a day, they will tolerate the indoor environment, so it is possible to keep Weimarman indoors.
Are they adaptable and easy-going?
Weimarmans adapt very well to lifestyle changes and basically all living environments. They don't mind moving from one place to another with their owner.
Tolerates Being Left Alone |
Can you leave this breed home alone?
Weimarmans do best when a family member is at home during the day or if their workplace is dog-friendly so they can take the dog at work.
Stranger Friendly |
Are they aggressive or friendly towards/with strangers? Weimarman temperament with other people:
Weimarmans are average friendly towards strangers.
Pet Friendly |
Are they pet-friendly dogs? How well do Weimarman dogs get along with other pets? Are Weimarman dogs good with pets? What is this canine temperament with other pets?
Weimarmans are usually friendly towards other pets.
Child Friendly |
Are Weimarman dogs kid-friendly? Are they good with young children? Weimarman temperament with children:
Weimarmans are average friendly dogs towards children.
Cat Friendly |
How well do Weimarman dogs get along with cats? Are they good with kittens? What is this fido's temperament with cats? Can they be good with cats?
Weimarmans are cat-friendly dogs.
Dog Friendly |
Is Weimarman good with other dogs? Are they dog-friendly dogs? How well do Weimarman dogs get along with other dogs? What is this canine temperament with other dogs?
Weimarmans are average friendly towards other dogs.
Good For First Time Owners |
Is Weimarman breed good for first-time owners? Do they make a good dog for novice owners?
Weimarmans are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
Office Friendly |
Are Weimarmans good office dogs? Do Weimarmans make good office friendly dogs? Can Weimarmans be office dogs?
Weimarman is not the best dog breed for office environment.
Senior Citizens Friendly |
Are they senior citizens friendly dogs? How well do Weimarman dogs get along with the elderly people? What is the Weimarman Pinscher temperament with senior people? Are Weimarman dogs good for elderly owners?
Weimarmans are commonly okay with elderly people.
Health Issues |
Is it a healthy or unhealthy breed? Do Weimarman dogs have health problems or genetic diseases?
The Weimarman is a healthy breed, but there are certain health issues that you should check with your vet regularly.
Health Problems |
What genetic/health problems does the Weimarman breed have? What are the health issues and concerns of the Weimarman breed? Most common health risks of Weimarman:
|BloatDistichiasisDrug SensitivityEctropionEntropionHip DysplasiaHypothyroidismProgressive retinal atrophy (PRA)Von Willebrand's DiseaseCardiomyopathyWobbler's Syndrome|
Veterinarian Visits |
How often does the Weimarman breed need to go to the vet? How often should you take your dog to the vet? How often should the Weimarman see the vet?
The Weimarman should have a complete physical check-up at least once per year. If your dog shows any symptoms, call your veterinarian.
Life Expectancy |
How long do Weimarman dogs live? What is the average lifespan of this breed? How old can a Weimarman be? What is the age limit of the Weimarman? How many years can the oldest Weimarman live?
The average lifespan of Weimarman: 11 years
Is the Weimarman breed hypoallergenic?
| No |
Weimarmans don't do well with allergy sufferers by causing allergic reaction. Some of the dog breeds are even considered to higher the possibility of an allergic response. Coat type isn't necessarily relevant, because most people are allergic to dander (flakes on the dog's skin) or saliva, not actually to dog hair.
Energy Level |
How much energy does the Weimarman have? What is the activity level of the Weimarman?
Weimarmans are high-energy dogs. An active lifestyle makes them happy.
Activity Requirement / Exercise Need |
How much activity does this dog need? How much exercise do Weimarman dogs require per day?
Weimarmans need a lot of exercises. Long walks should be on a daily schedule. If you live an active life, this breed can be a good choice for you.
Sleeping Need |
How much sleep does this fido need?
Weimarmans are quite energetic dogs and they don't spend too much time with sleeping. If you live an active life, this breed can be a good choice for you.
Average daily food consumption |
How much food does the Weimarman need? How often should I feed my canine? What dog products should I buy?
|5 to 6 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals.|
Weight Gain Potential / Prone to Obesity |
How easy to gain weight for this dog? Weimarman risk for obesity:
Average: The Weimarman has an average risk for obesity. Daily walks should be on schedule. To make your dog happy and fit, feed him with quality dry dog food and live an active life together. Try to find the happy medium between exercise and feeding. If you notice any weight gain, consult your veterinarian and make a diet plan. Reduce unhealthy food and snacks, and measure the Weimarman's weight regularly.
Weather and Climate |
Which weather condition is preferred by this dog? Can they tolerate hot or cold weather and climate?
| Tolerates warm and cold weather |
Dogs that tolerate hot and cold weather are typically those that have a double coat of fur. Dogs with a double coat of fur have a layer of fur that insulates their skin and helps protect them from the cold and the heat.
How stinky is this dog? Why does it smell bad and how to get rid of the smell?
The Weimarman has an average chance of bad smell. Top reasons for dog stinkiness: infection of bad tooth/ear/skin folds, gas attacks.
Drooling Tendency |
Does the Weimarman drool?
The Weimarman drools quite a lot, so if you dislike being covered by slobber spots on your clothes, you may want to choose another dog breed. Drooling is the unintentional saliva flowing outside of the mouth. It can be completely normal or a sign of a health problem. Certain dog breeds drool more than others, just like the Weimarman. If you notice any change in your dog's drooling habit, you should contact a vet as soon as possible.
Service Dog |
Are they good as service dogs? Can Weimarman be a guide dog? Are they used as seeing-eye dogs?
This breed generally not used as a service dog. A service dog is a term used in the USA to refer to any type of assistance dog specifically trained to help people who have disabilities, such as visual impairment, hearing impairments, mental disorders, seizures, mobility impairment, and diabetes. Service dogs are protected under the ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act). Weimarman is not the best breed for service purposes.
Therapy Dog |
Are they good as therapy dogs? Can Weimarman be a therapy dog? Are they good anxiety dogs? Can a Weimarman be an emotional support animal?
This breed generally not used as a therapy dog. A therapy dog is a dog that might be trained to provide affection, comfort, and love to people in hospitals, retirement homes, nursing homes, schools, hospices, disaster areas, and to people with anxiety disorders or autism. Weimarman is not the best breed for therapeutic purposes.
Detection Dog or Sniffer Dog |
Are they good as detection dogs? Can Weimarman be a sniffer dog?
They are not typically employed for this type of work, but there may be exceptional cases. A detection dog or sniffer dog is a dog that is trained to use its senses (mostly its smell) to detect substances such as explosives, illegal drugs, wildlife scat, currency, blood, and contraband electronics such as illicit mobile phones. Weimarman is not the best breed for detection purposes.
Search and Rescue Dog (SAR) |
Are they good as SAR dogs? Can Weimarman be a search and rescue dog?
This breed would make an excellent search and rescue dog. The use of dogs in search and rescue (SAR) is a valuable component in wilderness tracking, natural disasters, mass casualty events, and in locating missing people. The Weimarman breed is a good choice for SAR purposes.
Boat and Sailor Dog |
Are they good as boat dogs? Can Weimarman be a boat dog?
Weimarman breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
Boat dogs were typically bred for their strength, stamina, and water resistance, as they were often required to perform tasks such as pulling in fishing nets, and jumping into the water to retrieve ropes or lines, or helping to move cargo.
Sailor dog is a type of dog that was bred to accompany sailors on their voyages. They were typically used for three purposes: as a working dog, a watchdog, and as a companion. A boat dog is a term used to describe a type of dog that was traditionally bred and used as a working dog on boats.
Cart Pulling or Drafting Dog |
Are they good as cart pulling dogs? Can Weimarman be a drafting dog?
A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling. Dogs bred for this work have strong builds and qualities that are needed, strength and determination. Weimarman is not the best breed for drafting purposes.
Fighting Dog / Military Dog |
Where Weimarman dogs used as fighting / military dogs in history?
In history, this breed was unfortunately used for combat dogs. A combat dog is a specially trained dog that is used in warfare to help protect military personnel and assets. Combat dogs are often deployed in areas where there is potential for contact with the enemy, such as during raids or search operations. Combat dogs are typically assigned to either infantry or special operations units. They are used for a variety of tasks including area security, sentry duty, trackers, and explosive detection. In addition to their combat roles, combat dogs also play an important role in troop morale by providing companionship and emotional support.
Gestation Length |
How long does this dog's pregnancy last? How long does this dog pregnant? How long does it take to have puppies?
Reproductive cycle of the female Weimarman: The first period called Proestrus lasts for about 9 days. During this time the females start to attract males. You can notice by swelling vulva and bloody discharge. The second part is the Estrus when the female is receptive for the male. It lasts for about 3 to 11 days. The sign of the proestrus part is the soft and enlarged vulva. The discharge decreases and lightens in color. The third part is the Diestrus. Normally, it occurs around day 14. In this period the female’s discharge changes for vivid red and coming to its end. The vulva returns to average, and she will no longer permit mating. The fourth part called the Anestrus. The time frame between heat periods normally lasts about six months.
Once a year.
More frequent breeding is not healthy. It is very important not to buy a dog from a puppy mill, where the needs of the pups and their mothers are ignored. It's an inhumane high-volume dog breeding facility, where puppies born several times a year.
Litter Size |
How many puppies can the Weimarman have? What is the average litter size of this fido?
AKC Group |
Is Weimarman recognized by the American Kennel Club?
|Not recognized by the American Kennel Club.|
FCI Group |
Is Weimarman recognized by the Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI)?
|Not recognized by FCI.|
Breed Recognition |
What kennel clubs and organizations recognize or register the Weimarman breed?
|Dog Registry of America Inc.|
Weimarman Pros and Cons
- Intelligent Rank: Outstanding: Weimarman is one of the brightest dog breeds.
- Trainability: Weimarmans are easy to train.
- Grooming: Easy to groom: The Weimarman doesn't require a lot of grooming.
- Watchdog Ability: Weimarmans are good watchdogs.
- Adaptability: Weimarmans adapt very well to lifestyle changes and basically all living environments.
- Cat Friendly: Weimarmans are cat-friendly dogs.
- Good For First Time Owners: Weimarmans are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
- Search and Rescue Dog (SAR): This breed would make an excellent search and rescue dog.
- Hypoallergenic: Weimarmans don't do well with allergy sufferers by causing allergic reaction.
- Drooling Tendency: The Weimarman drools quite a lot, so if you dislike being covered by slobber spots on your clothes, you may want to choose another dog breed.
- Mouthiness: Weimarmans have a higher than average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
- Impulse to Wander or Roam: The wanderlust potential of the Weimarman is strong enough to escape from home.
- Tolerates Being Left Alone: Weimarmans do best when a family member is at home during the day or if their workplace is dog-friendly so they can take the dog at work.
- Office Friendly: Weimarman is not the best dog breed for office environment.