Get to know the Kromfohrländer
All you need to know about the breed
The Kromfohrländer is one of the best-kept secrets of the canine kingdom. A German original, the breed came about in the mid-twentieth century and still remains very popular in their homeland and the other surrounding countries. Outside of Europe, the Kromfohrländer is hardly found, which keeps them extra special as far as fans of the breed are concerned.
Bred as a true sidekick, this is a dog that likes to get out and stretch their long limbs for long walks in the countryside. In need of a moderate amount of exercise, the Kromfohrländer is nonetheless a very athletic dog who can do well in agility competitions. It’s the company of humans that’s their favourite pastime however. With their Terrier days behind them, the Kromfohrländer is most content perfecting the art of domestic living.
On top of their lively demeanour and penchant for home life, the Kromfohrländer has a fetching bi-colour coat that’s either wire-haired, accompanied by a beard, or smooth-haired, with no facial finishes. They can be endowed with a very long lifespan, too - 17 to 18 years, on average. Their knowing expression gives the Kromfohrländer dog a staying power for those lucky enough to own this laid-back breed.
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Things to look out for
From specific breed traits to a general health overview, here are some interesting facts about your Kromfohrländer