It is believed that the energetic Miniature Pinscher, also known as the Min Pin, goes back several centuries. This dog breed originated in Germany in the 1600s. The Min Pin is not a miniature Doberman Pinscher, but is in fact much older in origin. This breed belongs to the AKC Toy Group.
The Miniature Pinscher is hundreds of years old, and clues as to its origin are few. The Min-Pin is a cat-sized dog breed that seems to always be in motion. This quirky dog breed is one of Europe’s favorite Toy dog breeds and has always been a popular dog breed in the U.S.