Schnauzers have a curious face that borders on intimidating if the lighting is just right. However, this is one of the friendliest and most loyal breeds in the world, and they crave attention and obedience training.
Human friends must be ready for an active life playing with, grooming and chasing around their giant schnauzer, but that effort will be rewarded with love and devotion.
Temperament: Loyal, alert, trainable
Height: 25.5-27.5 inches (male), 23.5-25.5 inches (female)
Weight: 60-85 pounds (male), 55-75 pounds (female)
Life expectancy: 12-15 years