An orange Pomeranian
|Toy German Spitz|
|Country of origin|
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|FCI, AKC, ANKC, KC(UK), NZKC|
The Pomeranian is a dog breed in the spitz family, named for Pomerania and classed as a "toy" breed because of their small size.
An orange-sable Pomeranian
A Pomeranian is also a resident of Pomerania (a region in Germany and Poland).
Pomeranian is also any of several Pomeranian languages spoken in Pomerania.