What is the difference between Doberman and Doberman Pinscher? - ProProfs Discuss
Topics-
Products +
     

What is the difference between Doberman and Doberman Pinscher?

Asked by R. Jones on May 31, 2019

+ AnswerRequest Answer
...

2 Answers

E. Austin

E. Austin

Answered on Jun 18, 2019

There is no difference between a Doberman and a Doberman Pinscher as it is the same breed of dog. This originated from Germany and was initially called Doberman Pinscher but was popularly called in the United States as Doberman. One can easily recognize a Doberman with its muscular physique. Dobermans have a naturally long tail, but it is chopped off after the pup’s birth to not interfere with the dog’s movements.

This breed is known for its intelligence and loyalty to their owners. Though many people think that they are an aggressive breed, they are very social dogs that are great with a family with small kids and even other pets.

 Reply

L. Bonadio

Its kind of my job to give answers

L. Bonadio
Teacher, MCA, PhD, Toledo

Answered on Jun 10, 2019

There is no difference between the Doberman and the Doberman Pinscher, as they are both the same breed of dog. The only exception would be the different choice of the kennel clubs; whereas the American clubs prefer Doberman Pinscher, the European clubs prefer Doberman. Even though they can be loving and loyal dogs, Dobermans have a terrible reputation. "Dobies" is known best for being highly intelligent and emotionally responsive.

There are four standard colors present in the Doberman, which include black, red, blue, and fawn. There are also some white Dobermans called albino Dobermans; however, these are quite rare. Dobermans' ears are cropped, and their tails are usually docked. The dog breed itself was developed in Germany and are typically medium to large size. These dogs may be loyal to their owners; however, they have a reputation of being terrifying to those who the dog considers being a stranger.

 Reply

Search for Google images
Select a recommended image
Upload from your computer
Search for Google images
Select a recommended image
Upload from your computer
Search for Google images
Select a recommended image
Upload from your computer

Email Sent
We have sent an email to your address "" with instructions to reset your password.