Throughout times and cultures, a well-kept beard has been associated with wisdom, strength, sober-mindedness—even elevated social status. It may hide a pleasant disposition or make you assume someone is dour.
Whatever your preconceived notions of bearded gentlemen, don’t automatically ascribe these traits when the bearded face in question belongs to a four-legged friend. If you can’t see behind the beard, you might misjudge the schnauzer temperament. Read on to undercover the complex schnauzer personality.