History Of The Pomeranian
Its breed name gives homage to Pomerania, an area now considered part of Northern Germany and Poland. The Nordic breed originally weighed between 20 and 30 pounds, had both herding and sledding abilities, and is still characterized by its harsh double coat. Queen Victoria is credited with its miniaturization and popularization during her reign of England.
Although their former reputation is for favoring a particular person of the household, today’s Pomeranian’s are truly gregarious. They are pleased to become a member of your family and happy to serve as your best companion! They are playful throughout their lives, but are happy to curl up and remain in your lap.
Their territorial nature and loyalty will alert you to any unusual disturbance or intruders to your household. They have a strong desire to please, but can remain stubborn should they see fit. their social nature among themselves makes it easy and interesting to own more than JUST ONE.