The Keeshond is a watch dog and companion dog that originated in Germany.

Appearance & Grooming

The Keeshond is a medium-sized dog with a mane on its neck. The breed has a dense double coat in black, silver, gray, and cream. The Keeshond sheds seasonally and requires brushing three times per week when shedding.

Behavior & Disposition

The Keeshond is known for its loyal character. They tend to play well with children, puppies, and other dogs.

Activity Level

The Keeshond has a moderate activity level and can become overweight. They need to be monitored for calorie consumption and weight.


The Keeshond is an obedient and intelligent dog that is easily trainable. Early socialization is recommended.

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