The Dobermann breed requires a medium sized, powerful, muscular
dog. Despite his substance he shall be elegant and noble, which will
be evident in his bodyline. He must be exceptionally suitable as a
companion, protection and working dog and also as a family dog.
The Dobermann is of medium size,
strong and muscularly built. Through the elegant lines of its body, its
proud stature, and its expression of determination, it conforms to the
ideal picture of dog.
BEHAVIOUR / TEMPERAMENT: The disposition of the
Dobermann is friendly and calm; very devoted to the family.
Medium temperament and medium sharpness (alertness) is desired.
A medium threshold of irritation is required with a good contact to
the owner. Easy to train, the Dobermann enjoys working, and shall
have good working ability, courage and hardness. The particular
values of self-confidence and intrepidness are required, and also
adaptability and attention to fit the social environment.
SIZE AND WEIGHT:
Height at the withers: Males: 68 – 72 cm.
Females: 63 – 68 cm.
Medium size desirable.
Weight: Males: about 40 – 45 kg.
Females: about 32 – 35 kg.
FCI-St. N° 143 / 17.12.2015