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Affenpinscher Breeders Juneau AK

The Affenpinscher is an active, small breed that is fearless. This native of Germany has a harsh coat that requires moderate grooming. The dog is ok for apartments, sensitive to extreme climates, and enjoys outdoor activities such as hiking and camping. Please read on to find out more about temperament, home breeding, brief history and fun facts about this amiable pet.

Petco
(907) 365-5500
8621 Old Seward Highway
Anchorage, AK
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  • Store Layout 5
  • Selection and Pricing 3


PETCO
(907) 365-5500
8621 Old Seward Highway
Anchorage, AK
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

PETCO
(907) 277-3826
3090 Mountain View Drive
Anchorage, AK
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

PetSmart
(907) 522-7387
601 E Dimond Blvd
Anchorage, AK
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

907Pitbulls
(907) 223-8567
Palmer.
Palmer, AK
 
Petco
(907) 456-4400
417 Merhar Avenue
Fairbanks, AK
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Customer Review
Company Rating (on scale of 1 to 5) = 4.5(1 person reviewed)
  • Helpfulness of Staff 4
  • Cleanliness 3
  • Store Layout 2
  • Selection and Pricing 4


PETCO
(907) 456-4400
417 Merhar Avenue
Fairbanks, AK
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

PetSmart
(907) 333-7387
1200 North Muldoon Road
Anchorage, AK
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Hair of the Dog Wash & Groom Salon
(907) 348-8880
1521 Cara Loop
Anchorage, AK
Products
Pet Grooming
Hours
Tues-Sat 10AM-6PM

Trailside Training & Bed N' Biscuit
(907) 978-4628
MI 14.5 Chena Hot Springs Rd.
Fairbanks, AK
 

Affenpinscher

The Affenpinscher is an active, small breed that is fearless.
This native of Germany has a harsh coat that requires moderate grooming.

Physical Characteristics

  • Small to medium build
  • Terrier-like
  • Monkey-like expression
  • Black nose and lips
  • Rough, dense coat
  • Coat: Usually black, but also may be silver, gray, tan or red
  • Height: 9-11.5 inches
  • Weight: 7-9 pounds
  • Average lifespan: 14-15 years

Temperament

  • Loyal, affectionate, quiet, fearless, friendly
  • Interaction with people: Not recommended for young children; may become overly excited if threatened
  • Training: Can be difficult to train
  • Protection: Tends to guard food and toys

At Home

  • OK for apartments
  • Sensitive to extreme climates
  • Enjoys outdoor activities such as hiking and camping

Grooming

  • Sheds little to no hair
  • Coat shouldn't be cut short
  • Needs weekly brushing
  • Plucking may be necessary
  • Trim hair from corners of eyes

Brief History

  • Originated in Germany
  • One of the world's oldest toy dogs
  • Controlled pests on farms and in stores during the 17th century

Fido's Facts

  • German breed name translates into “monkey-terrier” in English – “affen” means monkey; “pinscher” means terrier
  • The French call this breed the diablotin moustachu, or “moustached little devil”
  • Today’s breed is a smaller version of its ancestors

Medical Conditions

  • Hip dysplasia
  • Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease
  • Patellar luxation
  • Ophthalmic disorders (incl...

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