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

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

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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

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

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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.

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

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

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

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

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

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