Before the development of guns, this was an essential skill, as birds were netted rather than shot. (5/15) by Judy Powell November 4, 2020, 4:23 pm Judy Powell 0 Previous 5/15 Next View full list See more Previous article Would you like such a dog? Next article The breed originated in Germany in the 17th century, is a type of terrier, and belongs to the pinscher-schnauzer class. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.