Miniature Schnauzers are intelligent and comical, but can also be somewhat mischievous. They are very sociable and improve with close and frequent interaction with their families. The Miniature Schnauzer is brave and playful, but can also be reliable, loyal and sensitive. This breed is very easy to train and does well in the country as well as in the city. With a natural ability to learn and a constant desire to chase, Minis are well suited to dog sports such as agility, earth dog trials and flyball.