A compact and sturdy dog breed known for its distinctive beard, bushy eyebrows, and rectangular-shaped head. Originating from Germany, Schnauzers come in three sizes: Miniature, Standard, and Giant. Their wiry double coat is often salt-and-pepper or solid black, creating a distinctive appearance. Renowned for their intelligence, loyalty, and spirited personality, Schnauzers make excellent family pets and watchdogs. Their adaptable nature and sociable demeanor make them cherished companions for various living situations.