The Pomeranian is a breed of dog of the Spitz type that is named for the Pomerania region in north-west Poland and north-east Germany in Central Europe. Classed as a toy dog breed because of its small size, the Pomeranian is descended from the larger Spitz-type dogs, specifically the German Spitz.
Life expectancy: 12 – 16 years
Mass: 4.2 – 7.7 lbs (Large Adult)
Colors: White, Black, Grey-shaded, Tan, Brown, Orange
Temperament: Extroverted, Intelligent, Sociable, Active, Playful, Friendly