USD $500-$600 Price Avg.

Companion Dogs



Breed Type



13-15 years


Breed Information

Group Companion Dogs
Popularity/Rank 376
Origin Germany
Other Names Kromi
Breed Type Purebred
Price (Avg.) USD $500-$600
How much does a Kromfohrlander cost?
According to a rough estimate, you will spend between $500 to $600 on your Kromfohrlander if you purchase it from a reputable breeder. If you select a dog with exceptional bloodlines, the price may be higher. The price might even be higher if the dog has already been trained. You'll usually pay less if you get a Kromfohrlander from a shelter.
Size Medium
Weight 22-31 pounds (10-14 kg)
Height 15-18 inch (38-46 cm)
Lifespan 13-15 years
Recognized by FCI
Not recognized by the American Kennel Club. And FCI in the Companion and Toy Dogs group, in the Kromfohrländer section.
Purpose Companion
Date of Origin 1940s
Ancestry Fox Terrier, Grand Bassett Griffon Vendeen, Griffon Fauve de Bretagne

Appearance & Maintenance

Coat Smooth, Wiry
Coat Colors Dark Brown, Light Brown, Tan & White, White
Grooming Level
Shedding Level
Eye Color Possibilities Brown
Nose Color Possibilities Black, Brown
Coat Color Possibilities Brown, White
Coat Length Medium
Coat Density Normal
Coat Texture Wiry
Recommended Brushes Comb, Nail Clipper, Slicker Brush
Brushing Frequency Weekly

Breed Characteristics

Temperament Adaptable, Companionable, Docile, Good-natured, Productive, Spirited, Trainable
Sensitivity Level
Affection Level
Social Interaction Required
Watchdog Ability
Biting Force Low
Impulse to Wander or Roam
Prey Drive
Tolerates Being Left Alone
Fighting Dog Not really

Good & Friendly with

Apartment Life Friendly
Stranger Friendly
Cat Friendly
Dog Friendly
Office Friendly No
Senior Citizens Friendly
Pet Friendly
Friendly with First Time Owners No
Service Dog Not really
Therapy Dog Not really
Detection, Sniffer or Security Dog Not really
Search and Rescue Dog (SAR) Not really
Boat Dog Not really
Cart Pulling or Drafting Dog Not really

Health Elements

Health Issues
Health Problems Bladder Stones, Epilepsy, Patellar Luxation
Hypoallergenic No
Energy Level
Exercise Required
Sleeping Required
Weight Gain Potential
Weather & Climate Tolerates warm and cold weather.
Stinkiness Low
Drooling tendency
Activity Level High
Rec. Walk Mileage Per Week 6 miles
Minutes of Activity Per Day 30 minutes

Food & Costing

Avg. Daily Food 1 to 2 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals.
Cups Per Day 2.5 cups
Daily Cost $1.20 - $1.40
Monthly Cost $34.00 - $45.00


Gestation Duration 60-64 days
How often can the Kromfohrlander have a litter? Once a year.
Litter Size 5-7 puppies (Once a year.)


The Kromfohrlander is a small, energetic breed of dog that originated in Germany. It is a cross between the German Spitz and the Pomeranian. The Kromfohrlander has a unique appearance with its long, fluffy coat and pointed ears. It has an alert expression and an intelligent look in its eyes.

The Kromfohrlander has an average lifespan of 12 to 15 years, with some living up to 18 years old. They typically weigh between 8 and 10 pounds and stand at around 11 inches tall at the shoulder. The breed comes in a variety of colors including black, white, cream, sable, red-brown, gray-brown, or black-and-tan.

The Kromfohrlander is known for its friendly personality and intelligence. They are loyal companions who love to be around their owners and are eager to please them. They are also very active dogs who need plenty of exercise to stay healthy and happy.

Kromfohrländer dogs are generally friendly with other dogs as well as children and other animals if they have been properly socialized from an early age. However they can be wary of strangers so it’s important that they receive proper training from their owners so that they can learn how to behave appropriately around new people or animals they may encounter during walks or visits to the park etc..

The temperament of the Kromfohrlander is generally described as being lively yet gentle; they make great family pets due to their affectionate nature towards their owners but also because they can be quite independent when needed too!

In terms of health issues the Kromfohrlander is generally considered a healthy breed however there have been reports of some individuals suffering from hip dysplasia which can cause lameness in one or both hind legs if left untreated; regular checkups with your vet should help identify any potential problems early on before it becomes too serious!

Kromfohrländer dogs have good adaptability levels meaning that they can adjust easily when faced with changes such as moving house or travelling abroad etc.. This makes them ideal pets for those who lead busy lifestyles as well as those who enjoy taking trips away from home often!

Overall the Kromfohrlander makes for an excellent pet due to its friendly personality combined with its intelligence which allows it to learn quickly; this coupled with its adaptability means that it will fit into most households without any problems making it one of the best breeds out there for those looking for a loyal companion!


The Kromfohrlander is a small, German hunting dog. The breed is named after the German town of Kromfohrländ, where it was first developed. The Kromfohrlander is a descendant of the German Pinscher and the Schnauzer. It was originally bred to hunt vermin and rabbits.

The Kromfohrlander breed almost became extinct during World War II. The breed was not recognized by the German Kennel Club until 1949. In the early 1950s, only six dogs were registered with the club. The breed's popularity began to increase in the 1960s, and by 1970 there were over 100 dogs registered.

The Kromfohrlander is now a popular hunting dog in Germany and other parts of Europe. It is also used as a watchdog and companion dog. The breed has a reputation for being intelligent, obedient, and trainable.