Hound group, bred in Germany to hunt vermin
Two sizes, miniature (under 11 pounds) and standard (over 11 pounds)
Three coats types, smooth, longhaired, and wirehaired. They usually get
between 8-22 pounds with a easy to care for coat that sheds minimal. No professional grooming required. They come in a large variety of colors with red or black/tan being the most popular. They are alert, affectionate, love affection and attention and are great watch dogs. Can be litterbox trained. Typically live 12-16 years.