California Miniature Schnauzer Puppies For Sale

california miniature schnauzer puppies for sale

 

Yes, we have Miniature Schnauzer Puppies for sale and we do deliver to California!  As Miniature Schnauzer Breeders  located in Indiana we are a short flight from California and do offer delivery service for those who cannot visit our home in Indiana.

At Fernweh Schnauzers, we specialize in breeding health tested, well rounded miniature schnauzer puppies for sale in a family oriented environment.  We health test all of our parents and rely on a support system of schnauzer expert veterinarians to maintain one of the highest quality breeding programs in the country.

Who We Are

We are recognized as one of the top Schnauzer breeders in the country and have over a decade experience

Highly reviewed by our past adopters – 4.9 star Google review average

We are uniquely known for producing Healthy and Socialized Miniature Schnauzers


What We Offer

Health Tested Parents

We have over a decade of bloodline improvement.
Health examines focus on:
 Hereditary Diseases, Digestive, Patellar Tendons, Eyes, Hips, Heart, and Tail.

 

Head to Tail Puppy Examination

Performed by our licensed veterinarian

Customized personality profiling

We do personality testing to ensure that each puppy is a good match for their family.

Platinum Health Guarantee

Personal follow-up after puppy goes home

We are fully invested in supporting our adopters during the critical transition period.

Each of our Puppies come with:

-AKC Registration from “Bred With Heart AKC Breeder”

-Bag of puppy food

-Internal parasite prevention

-Blanket that has been with their litter

-First puppy grooming

-Starter toys

-Fully up to date on vaccinations

 

Available Puppies

Clover (male)

Color: (Salt & Pepper )

Available

Fern (female)

Color: (Salt & Pepper)

Available

Roger (male)

Color: (Black & Silver )

Available

Dee (female)

Color: (Salt & Pepper)

Reserved for Kenneth Huffer

Lily (female)

Color: (Salt & Pepper)

Available

Lee (male)

Color: (Salt & Pepper)

Available

Brent (male)

Color: (Black & Silver)

Reserved for Janice Fahrenholtz

Sunny (female)

Color: (Black)

Reserved for Angela Powell

Percy (male)

Color: (Salt & Pepper)

Reserved for Tina McCauley

Suki (female)

Color: (Salt & Pepper)

Reserved for William Devries

Sutton (male)

Color: (Black)

Reserved for Monika

Pacha (male)

Color: (Salt & pepper )

Reserved for Daniel Kimmet

Sadie (female)

Color: (Black)

Reserved for LaVada Taylor

Saint (male)

Color: (Parti)

Reserved for Kim Whittemore

Jake (male)

Color: (Parti)

Reserved for Donna & John Cromwell

Isabelle (female)

Color: (Parti)

Reserved for Connie Lightfoot

Marian (female)

Color: (Salt & Pepper)

Reserved for Jerrianne Hahne

Things to do in California with your Miniature Schnauzer 

California is a state known for its diverse geography, beautiful scenery, and pet-friendly culture. There are countless activities that you and your miniature schnauzer can enjoy together, whether you prefer the outdoors, cultural experiences, or simply relaxing in the sun. Here are just a few of the many things you can do with your furry friend in the Golden State.

One of the most popular activities for dog owners in California is hiking. The state has an abundance of trails, ranging from easy strolls to challenging treks. One of the most famous hiking destinations is Yosemite National Park, which offers stunning views of waterfalls, mountains, and meadows. If you’re looking for something closer to home, there are plenty of other options, such as Griffith Park in Los Angeles, Muir Woods National Monument in Marin County, and Torrey Pines State Reserve in San Diego.

If you and your miniature schnauzer prefer the water, there are many beaches where you can enjoy a day in the sun and sand. Some of the most popular dog-friendly beaches include Huntington Beach Dog Beach in Orange County, Rosie’s Dog Beach in Long Beach, and Fort Funston in San Francisco. Just be sure to check the beach regulations beforehand, as some may have seasonal restrictions or require your dog to be on a leash.

For those who enjoy cultural experiences, California has no shortage of museums, galleries, and other attractions. Some of the best places to visit with your miniature schnauzer include the Getty Center in Los Angeles, the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco, and the San Diego Museum of Art. While pets may not be allowed inside all of these establishments, many have outdoor spaces where you can explore with your furry friend.

If you’re looking for a unique experience, you might want to consider taking your miniature schnauzer to one of California’s many wine regions. Many wineries allow dogs on their property, and some even offer special treats and amenities for your furry friend. Some popular wine regions to explore with your miniature schnauzer include Napa Valley, Sonoma County, and Paso Robles.

Another fun activity for pet owners in California is visiting amusement parks. Many parks, such as Disneyland in Anaheim and Universal Studios Hollywood in Los Angeles, have pet-friendly policies that allow you to bring your miniature schnauzer along for the ride. Just be sure to check the park regulations beforehand, as some rides or areas may not allow pets.

If you’re looking for a more laid-back activity, you might want to consider taking your miniature schnauzer to one of California’s many parks or gardens. Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, Balboa Park in San Diego, and Descanso Gardens in Los Angeles are just a few examples of the many beautiful green spaces where you can enjoy a relaxing day with your furry friend.

Finally, if you’re in the mood for a road trip, California has some of the most scenic drives in the country. Some popular routes include the Pacific Coast Highway, which runs from San Francisco to San Diego, and the Sonoma Coast, which offers breathtaking views of the ocean and coastline. Just be sure to pack plenty of snacks, water, and supplies for your miniature schnauzer, and make frequent stops to let them stretch their legs.

In conclusion, California is a state with endless possibilities for pet owners looking to explore with their miniature schnauzer. Whether you prefer the outdoors, cultural experiences, or simply relaxing in the sun, there are plenty of activities to choose from. Just remember to always respect any rules or regulations in place, and to keep your furry friend safe and comfortable at all times. With a little planning and a lot of love, you and your miniature schnauzer can have a fantastic time exploring all that California has to offer.

California Adopters

All of our miniature schnauzer puppies for sale undergo a rigorous socialization program and early neurological stimulation.  Because we are miniature schnauzer breeders with a young family, our children play an integral part of early puppy stimulation.  We intentionally introduce our miniature schnauzer puppies to as many stretching experiences and environments as possible to prepare them for life outside of our home.

As Miniature Schnauzer Breeders located near California, we find many potential adopters that are interested in our breeding program.  If you are in the market for a new miniature schnauzer companion, feel free to contact us and start a conversation.  If you do decide that we are a good fit we are only a short flight away!

If you are interested in an Miniature Schnauzer and located in California, feel free to reach out to us!

FAQ’s

Q: What should I consider before getting a Miniature Schnauzer in California?

A: Before getting a Miniature Schnauzer in California, consider your living situation, available space, and the time you can dedicate to their exercise and grooming needs. Miniature Schnauzers thrive in homes where they receive regular attention and care. Factors such as the size of your residence, yard space, and your daily schedule should be taken into account.

Q: Where can I find reputable Miniature Schnauzer breeders in California?

A: To find reputable breeders, check with local breed clubs, attend dog shows, and ask for recommendations from veterinarians or friends. Some well-known locations with reputable breeders include Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, Sacramento, and the surrounding areas. Ensure that the breeder you choose adheres to ethical breeding practices and provides a healthy environment for their dogs.

Q: Are Miniature Schnauzers suitable for apartment living in California?

A: Yes, Miniature Schnauzers can adapt well to apartment living, provided they receive regular exercise and mental stimulation. Take them for walks and provide interactive toys to keep them entertained. Cities like San Francisco, Los Angeles, and San Diego, known for their dog-friendly communities, offer various opportunities for socialization and exercise.

Q: How do I groom my Miniature Schnauzer in California’s climate?

A: Regular grooming is essential for Miniature Schnauzers. Trim their coat every 4-6 weeks and brush it weekly to prevent matting. In warmer climates, like Los Angeles, consider a shorter haircut to keep them comfortable, but be mindful of the risk of sunburn. Coastal areas, such as those in San Diego, may have different climate considerations, so adjust grooming routines accordingly.

Q: What is the best diet for a Miniature Schnauzer in California?

A: Provide a balanced and nutritious diet suitable for small breeds. Consult with your veterinarian to determine the right portion sizes and dietary requirements. Monitor their weight to prevent obesity, a common issue in this breed. Pet stores and specialty pet food shops in cities like San Diego offer a variety of high-quality pet foods catering to different dietary needs.

Q: How much exercise do Miniature Schnauzers need in California?

A: Miniature Schnauzers are an energetic breed that requires daily exercise. Plan for at least 30 minutes to an hour of walks, playtime, and mental stimulation. California’s varied landscapes, from the beaches in San Diego to the parks in San Francisco, provide ample opportunities for outdoor activities. Consider exploring hiking trails and dog parks in your local community.

Q: Are Miniature Schnauzers good with children and other pets in California?

A: Miniature Schnauzers are generally good with children and other pets when properly socialized from an early age. Supervise interactions and teach children how to approach and handle dogs with respect. This holds true whether you’re in a family-friendly neighborhood in Sacramento or a bustling city like Los Angeles, where pet-friendly communities abound.

Q: What health considerations should I be aware of in California?

A: Keep an eye on common health issues such as obesity, diabetes, and certain genetic conditions. Regular veterinary check-ups, a healthy diet, and proper grooming can help maintain your Miniature Schnauzer’s overall well-being. In cities like Sacramento, where veterinary services are widely available, accessing healthcare for your pet is convenient. Consider discussing preventive care and vaccinations with your vet based on the specific environmental factors in your region.

Q: Are there any breed-specific regulations for Miniature Schnauzers in California?

A: Check local regulations and community guidelines regarding dog ownership. Some areas may have restrictions on the number of pets, leash laws, or specific breed bans. Ensure you comply with any applicable rules, especially in regions like San Francisco with specific pet ownership laws. Staying informed about local regulations ensures a smooth and legal pet ownership experience.

Q: How can I connect with other Miniature Schnauzer owners in California?

A: Join local dog clubs, attend meetups, and explore online forums or social media groups dedicated to Miniature Schnauzers in California. Sharing experiences and tips with other owners can be valuable for a fulfilling pet ownership experience. Cities like San Diego and Los Angeles often host dog-friendly events and meetups, providing opportunities for both you and your Miniature Schnauzer to socialize and make new friends.

 

Greetings from the Wysongs! We are currently accepting deposits to join our waiting list for future miniature schnauzer puppies of many different colors. If you are interested in adding a Fernweh Schnauzer to your family we would encourage you to reach out to us via an email or phone conversation. Please be advised that we are known through the country as a breeder of high quality miniature schnauzer puppies and are in high demand. Be sure to reach out and plan in advance when considering a future Fernweh addition. Adopters who plan ahead and join our waiting list are preferred and treated as such during the adoption process. Click Here to see our puppies!

Fernweh Schnauzers Reviews

Melanie Hanaway
Melanie Hanaway
2021-03-31
If you are interested in a mini schnauzer I highly recommend Fernweh Miniature Schnauzers. Not only do they take your wants in a dog into consideration but they also assess the personalities of the puppies to make sure you get a puppy that will be a great fit for your family. Erica made the whole process very easy too. In fact, we were so impressed with them as breeders and love our Fernweh mini so much we’re bringing home another soon!
Adrienne Supko
Adrienne Supko
2021-02-28
After a lot of research on miniature schnauzers and looking at numerous breeders both local and out of town, we found Erika and her puppies to be the top quality dog we were looking for. We were so thrilled to be able to get our little boy, Achilles, during the pandemic. He is healthy, well behaved and such a happy boy! He had a great head start on potty and crate training when we got him, so this process was very easy for him. We are very thankful for Fernweh Miniature Schnauzers and highly recommend them. We’ll definitely be reaching out when we’re ready for Achilles’ sibling 🙂
Philip Rodrigues
Philip Rodrigues
2021-02-23
The team at Fernweh Mini Schnauzers does an incredible job of screening and working with prospective owners. They spent time talking to me about my previous Mini Schnauzer and what i was looking for. They were attentive and replied back quickly whenever I had questions. Our little Winnie is going to be 1 year old this March and we could not imagine life without her. She has brought so much energy and joy into our lives and is great with her little brother! Would highly recommend Fernweh Miniature Schnauzers
Ed Manteuffel
Ed Manteuffel
2021-02-09
Erica did a great job with potty training our puppy and making sure the puppies were healthy. We lost one of our dogs to cancer and our Gracie seemed very depressed after that. Once we brought home Callie, she seems to be much happier. Erica made the process very easy and everything was extremely professional. I did a lot of research and Fernweh Schauzers is the most reputable place to get a dog that was bred with healthy practices.
Priscila Garcia Giacomini
Priscila Garcia Giacomini
2021-02-08
I got my puppy in July 2020 in the middle of the pandemic. Even with all crazy stuff going on, Fernweh (Erica) was able to provide us a great experience. The puppy was well taken care of and Erica is super open to answer any question of those who are first timers, like me. The puppy brought home her litter blanket, what was wonderful and super helpful on her transition. Those "small" details that make this breeder a great and reliable one. I totally recommend them 🙂 Our puppy Scully came to complete our family <3
Ashley Everson
Ashley Everson
2021-02-08
We couldn't be happier with our Fernweh Miniature Schnauzer. Finding Fernweh seemed like fate. We have a 13 yr old Schnauzer mix at home and last spring were feeling the pandemic would be the right time to welcome another dog to our home. We happened to meet another Fernweh pup in our neighborhood on a family walk. We immediately connected with Erica who was extremely responsive and helpful. To our luck, there was a new litter available and we were able to match the "personality" of our family to the right puppy. When we picked up Arnie, everything was so well prepared. He transitioned extremely well to our home which in addition to our older dog, includes two children, ages 8 and 10. Arnie is "their" dog and they love caring for him. Arnie has now been with us for almost 9 months and we can't imagine life without him!
doris przybysz
doris przybysz
2021-02-08
Erica from Fernweh schnauzers was instrumental in the adoption of our little pup, Emma , now 7 months old. The focus on healthcare for the pups was an important aspect to our successful adoption. Erica was an amazing resource during our pups transition to our home. Emma is a healthy, active , obedient and fun loving dog which is a reflection of Fernweh’s care and concerns for their pups. I highly recommend Fernweh breeders,they’re the best!
Leila Condry
Leila Condry
2021-02-08
We chose Fernweh for their breeding practices, socialization program, and health guarantees. Our questions and concerns were answered and Erica helped us choose a puppy that would best fit in with our family. We took her home in the Fall of 2020 and she is doing great. We would, and have, recommended Fernweh to anyone looking to add a mini to their family.
Jennifer Dombek
Jennifer Dombek
2021-02-07
I am so glad that we found Fernweh Schnauzers. Erica was wonderful to work with, just like talking with your best friend. She helped us find the perfect personality in a pup that we were hoping for. Our puppy has been a fantastic addition to our family. I highly recommend working with them. They are always available for help after adoption as well. It is so easy to see how much they love and care for their pups !
Tamie Caulk
Tamie Caulk
2021-02-07
We had a great experience all around with this breeder. They were knowledgeable and made sure our new little edition was the right fit for our family. We could not be happier with our sweet little girl!

Fernweh Schnauzers Reviews

Melanie Hanaway
Melanie Hanaway
2021-03-31
If you are interested in a mini schnauzer I highly recommend Fernweh Miniature Schnauzers. Not only do they take your wants in a dog into consideration but they also assess the personalities of the puppies to make sure you get a puppy that will be a great fit for your family. Erica made the whole process very easy too. In fact, we were so impressed with them as breeders and love our Fernweh mini so much we’re bringing home another soon!
Adrienne Supko
Adrienne Supko
2021-02-28
After a lot of research on miniature schnauzers and looking at numerous breeders both local and out of town, we found Erika and her puppies to be the top quality dog we were looking for. We were so thrilled to be able to get our little boy, Achilles, during the pandemic. He is healthy, well behaved and such a happy boy! He had a great head start on potty and crate training when we got him, so this process was very easy for him. We are very thankful for Fernweh Miniature Schnauzers and highly recommend them. We’ll definitely be reaching out when we’re ready for Achilles’ sibling 🙂
Philip Rodrigues
Philip Rodrigues
2021-02-23
The team at Fernweh Mini Schnauzers does an incredible job of screening and working with prospective owners. They spent time talking to me about my previous Mini Schnauzer and what i was looking for. They were attentive and replied back quickly whenever I had questions. Our little Winnie is going to be 1 year old this March and we could not imagine life without her. She has brought so much energy and joy into our lives and is great with her little brother! Would highly recommend Fernweh Miniature Schnauzers
Ed Manteuffel
Ed Manteuffel
2021-02-09
Erica did a great job with potty training our puppy and making sure the puppies were healthy. We lost one of our dogs to cancer and our Gracie seemed very depressed after that. Once we brought home Callie, she seems to be much happier. Erica made the process very easy and everything was extremely professional. I did a lot of research and Fernweh Schauzers is the most reputable place to get a dog that was bred with healthy practices.
Priscila Garcia Giacomini
Priscila Garcia Giacomini
2021-02-08
I got my puppy in July 2020 in the middle of the pandemic. Even with all crazy stuff going on, Fernweh (Erica) was able to provide us a great experience. The puppy was well taken care of and Erica is super open to answer any question of those who are first timers, like me. The puppy brought home her litter blanket, what was wonderful and super helpful on her transition. Those "small" details that make this breeder a great and reliable one. I totally recommend them 🙂 Our puppy Scully came to complete our family <3
Ashley Everson
Ashley Everson
2021-02-08
We couldn't be happier with our Fernweh Miniature Schnauzer. Finding Fernweh seemed like fate. We have a 13 yr old Schnauzer mix at home and last spring were feeling the pandemic would be the right time to welcome another dog to our home. We happened to meet another Fernweh pup in our neighborhood on a family walk. We immediately connected with Erica who was extremely responsive and helpful. To our luck, there was a new litter available and we were able to match the "personality" of our family to the right puppy. When we picked up Arnie, everything was so well prepared. He transitioned extremely well to our home which in addition to our older dog, includes two children, ages 8 and 10. Arnie is "their" dog and they love caring for him. Arnie has now been with us for almost 9 months and we can't imagine life without him!
doris przybysz
doris przybysz
2021-02-08
Erica from Fernweh schnauzers was instrumental in the adoption of our little pup, Emma , now 7 months old. The focus on healthcare for the pups was an important aspect to our successful adoption. Erica was an amazing resource during our pups transition to our home. Emma is a healthy, active , obedient and fun loving dog which is a reflection of Fernweh’s care and concerns for their pups. I highly recommend Fernweh breeders,they’re the best!
Leila Condry
Leila Condry
2021-02-08
We chose Fernweh for their breeding practices, socialization program, and health guarantees. Our questions and concerns were answered and Erica helped us choose a puppy that would best fit in with our family. We took her home in the Fall of 2020 and she is doing great. We would, and have, recommended Fernweh to anyone looking to add a mini to their family.
Jennifer Dombek
Jennifer Dombek
2021-02-07
I am so glad that we found Fernweh Schnauzers. Erica was wonderful to work with, just like talking with your best friend. She helped us find the perfect personality in a pup that we were hoping for. Our puppy has been a fantastic addition to our family. I highly recommend working with them. They are always available for help after adoption as well. It is so easy to see how much they love and care for their pups !
Tamie Caulk
Tamie Caulk
2021-02-07
We had a great experience all around with this breeder. They were knowledgeable and made sure our new little edition was the right fit for our family. We could not be happier with our sweet little girl!