The Mill July Breed of the Month Keeshond

Keeshond in the grass

The Keeshond, often known as the "Smiling Dutchman," is a delightful and friendly breed that makes a wonderful companion for any pet owner. Keeshonds have distinctive fox-like faces, a plush double coat, and a cheerful expression.


They’re known for their intelligence and eagerness to please, making them relatively easy to train. Keeshonds are incredibly affectionate and loyal, forming strong bonds with their families. They thrive on human interaction and enjoy being involved in all family activities. Plus, their natural alertness and watchdog abilities ensure they’re always keeping an eye out for their family’s safety. 

Keeshond in grass

If you’re looking for a loving, intelligent, and spirited addition to your home, the Keeshond is an excellent choice! Just be prepared for weekly grooming, as their coats do require consistent maintenance to keep them fluffy and healthy.

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