The Pomeranian is one of the most adorable dog breeds in the UK and equally popular overseas. It is also called Pom pom, Pom, Deutscher Spitz, Zwergspitz, Spitz nain, Spitz enano, Zwers.
The Pomeranian often lives between 12 - 16 years.
The Pomeranian tends to cost in the region of £1500 (around £900 for a non-KC registered variety), so if you see pomeranian puppies for sale in a newspaper or online do keep this price in mind.
A border collie is usually around 20cm in height and generally weighs in at between 2-2.5kg.
Pomeranian are very easy to train with above average intelligence, are quite good with children and require only a small amount of exercise to stay satisfied. They can only tolerate being alone for short periods of time.
Every dog while in a public place should wear a collar with the name and address of the owner inscribed on the collar or on a plate or badge attached to it.