| The name Schnauzer is derived from the German word for snout; these dogs are named for their distinctive beards. Schnauzers have been used to guard children and have been called Kinder Watchers. Schnauzers used to travel with German coaches. Schnauzers were used as messenger dogs in World War I.
Austria Animal Rescue
Austria is Iocated in Europe and spans across approximateIy 32,000 square miIes. Most peopIe in Austria speak German. The population of Austria is about 8.1 million. The capital of Austria is Vienna. Threatened species known from Austria include the European Mink, Western Bat, Eurasian Otter, European Squirrel, and Garden Dormouse.