Trending :
wamiz-v3_1

Heatwave in the UK this weekend🔴🔴

Schipperke

Schipperke
Schipperke
dna

Key facts about the Schipperke

  • Life expectancy : Between 13 and 15 years
  • Temperament : Playful, Intelligent
  • Size : Small
  • Type of coat : Long

FCI Group

FCI Group

Group 1 - Sheepdogs and Cattledogs (except Swiss Cattledogs)

Section

Section 1 : Sheepdogs

Physical characteristics of the Schipperke

Adult size

Female dog Between 8 and 12 in
Male dog Between 8 and 12 in

Weight

Female dog Between 7 and 20 lb
Male dog Between 7 and 20 lb

Temperament

Affectionate

yellow-paw yellow-paw grey-paw

Playful

yellow-paw yellow-paw yellow-paw

Calm

yellow-paw grey-paw grey-paw

Intelligent

yellow-paw yellow-paw yellow-paw

Hunter

yellow-paw yellow-paw grey-paw

Fearful / wary of strangers

yellow-paw yellow-paw yellow-paw

Independent

yellow-paw yellow-paw grey-paw

Behaviour of the Schipperke

Tolerates solitude

yellow-paw yellow-paw grey-paw

Easy to train / obedience

yellow-paw yellow-paw yellow-paw

Barking

yellow-paw yellow-paw yellow-paw

Tendency to run away

yellow-paw yellow-paw yellow-paw

Destructive

yellow-paw yellow-paw grey-paw

Greedy / Gluttony

yellow-paw yellow-paw grey-paw

Guard dog

yellow-paw yellow-paw grey-paw

First dog

yellow-paw yellow-paw yellow-paw

Lifestyle

Schipperke in a flat

yellow-paw yellow-paw grey-paw

Need for exercise / Sporty

yellow-paw yellow-paw yellow-paw

Travelling / easy to transport

yellow-paw yellow-paw grey-paw

Compatibility

Schipperke and cats

yellow-paw yellow-paw yellow-paw

Schipperke and dogs

yellow-paw yellow-paw yellow-paw

Schipperke and children

yellow-paw yellow-paw yellow-paw

Schipperke and the elderly

yellow-paw yellow-paw grey-paw

Grooming

Health of the Schipperke

Strong / robust

yellow-paw yellow-paw yellow-paw

Withstand heat

yellow-paw yellow-paw grey-paw

Withstand cold

yellow-paw yellow-paw yellow-paw

Tendency to put on weight

yellow-paw grey-paw grey-paw