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Standard Schnauzers: the most honest advice you'll ever find about Standard Schnauzer puppies and adult dogs. Traits, characteristics, temperament, personality, behavior, buying, adopting, training, feeding, and health care.

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Standard Schnauzers...
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By Michele Welton. Copyright © 2000-2013



Standard Schnauzer Dog Breed Review

Dog breed reviewWhat's Good About 'Em,
What's Bad About 'Em.


The most honest dog breed review you'll ever find. Temperament, personality, behavior, traits, and characteristics. As an Obedience Instructor and Breed Selection Consultant for over 30 years, I give you my honest opinions about the breed – I hold nothing back.

Standard Schnauzer FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions about the traits and characteristics of Standard Schnauzers.


Training Standard Schnauzers

I'll show you how to teach your Standard Schnauzer puppy or adult dog to listen to you and do what you say. My training methods are based on respect and sensible leadership. No hitting, yelling, choke collars, shock collars, or clicker training.

Standard Schnauzer Health & Feeding

Learn about the best dog foods, vaccinations and booster shots (needed or not?), natural treatments for Standard Schnauzer health problems, spaying and neutering pros and cons, and more.

Buying or Adopting a Standard Schnauzer

Good breeders versus bad breeders – how to tell the difference. Adopting your Standard Schnauzer from a rescue group. Temperament tests for evaluating Standard Schnauzer puppies and adult dogs for sale or adoption.