The Pomeranian is a tiny, fluffy dog. Some have faces that breeders liken to a fox; others have baby-doll or "pansy" faces. The Pomeranian is a natural extrovert enjoying the company of human or canine companionship making it one of the most popular Toy breeds. This dog adores being pampered and petted. It is active and playful. This affectionate and faithful little dog makes an excellent companion.
Colors: All colors, but free from black or white shadings; whole colors are white, black, brown, light or dark blue.
Coat: Long, straight and harsh with a soft, fluffy undercoat. It should be brushed frequently. If you work from the head, parting the coat and brushing it forward, it will fall neatly back in place. Dry shampoo when necessary. This breed is a constant shedder.
Temperament: The Pomeranian is a lively, intelligent little dog; it is eager to learn. This breed is very loyal to its handler and family. It is willful, bold and sometimes temperamental. This dog is alert, curious and busy; one of the most independent of the Toy breeds.