The breed's name is derived from Pomerania, the region of Northern Europe where they originated.


They are also referred to as Poms or Pom Poms. As people love this cute dog with wholeheartedly, so they give different names.


These small dogs typically weigh around 7 to 10 pounds, but they’re descended from big sled dogs. Hard to believe, right?. Lifespan of this dog is about 10-12 years


Pomeranians were not always so small. Before Queen Victoria of England bred them down to size, they weighed in at least 20-30 pounds.


They are small in stature, but their tiny bark makes them seem like they can handle big dogs. To avoid aggression, it is important to socialize a Pomeranian and other dogs.


Martin Luther, the leader of the Protestant Reformation, had a Pomeranian named Belferlein, whom he frequently mentioned in his writings.


Pimperl, Mozart's beloved Pomeranian, was the subject of a Mozart aria.


Michelangelo was accompanied by a Pomeranian as he painted ceilings for the Sistine Chapel.


Pomeranians make great therapy dogs. They can also be trained to assist with hearing.


They don't need a lot of grooming despite their furry coats. Regular brushing can reduce shedding.