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Old 07-30-2007, 11:55 PM
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Default Anyone own a Pomeranian?

I'll be moving into an apartment soon and it seems to me that a Pomeranian will be the best choice, they're energetic and loving... and so forth. anyone ever own one? care to give me some tips or heck even some other breeds that i might be interested in?
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Old 07-31-2007, 10:14 AM
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poms require alot of coat upkeep and tend to be YAPPERS, they are also rather high energy being related to the spitz, fun breed, can be difficult to housebreak.
i love the way they look and they have great personalities when bred and rasied right. btu the coat is too much upkeep for me.
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Old 07-31-2007, 11:26 PM
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oh my god just train that thing well or else it will bark your ears off at EVERY LITTLE THING. They tend to be stubborn and inconsistant with housebreaking. SO I HAVE HEARD. I rescued one from the pound and she was just an awful dog, I asked around and was told it was typical, I never want another one as long as I live

Good luck!
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Old 07-31-2007, 11:30 PM
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Poms tend to be horrendous barkers with coats prone to heavy matting if proper grooming isn't followed.

They are cute and loving but INCREDIBLY vocal.
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Old 08-01-2007, 07:17 AM
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I have one and he is a little sweetie.Yes they can be barkers.Teddy only barks if someone comes to the door and while people are leaving.He quits after a few barks.I also heard that they can be difficult to house train but Teddy wasent.I might of just got lucky I dont Know.They do need alot of brushing to keep the coat mat free.I brush while im sitting watching Tv in the evenings.Teddy loves it.
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