Keeshond Information

KeeshondWith a fox-like face, compact but sturdy built, thick coat and curled-up, plumed tail, the Keeshond bears the striking characteristics of a standard Northern breed. It originated in the artic, from the same strains that produced the Pomeranian, Finnish Spitz, Chow Chow and Samoyed.

The Keeshond stands out for the distinctive gray, black and cream patterns in its fur, with notable marking around the eyes. With a lively personality and sweet disposition, this pup makes a great addition to any family.

Breed Stats

Average Size

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Height: 1ft 3in - 1ft 7in     Weight: 34-46lbs
Lifespan: 12 - 15 Years


  • Affection
  • Children
  • Strangers
  • Other Dogs
  • Barking


  • Grooming
  • Shedding
  • Easy to Train
  • Time Alone
  • Exercise Need


  • Apartments
  • Cold Tolerance
  • Heat Tolerance

All dogs have their own personality and unique training, causing them to differ slightly from these breeds stats. However, please let us know if we made an error in the stats, we appreciate your help!

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