The history of the Doberman is rich and vast.  Learn more about it here.

Evolution of the Standard: Gait

 
 
General Appearance | Head | Neck, Topline and Body and Tail | Forequarters | Hindquarters | Forequarters and Hindquarters together | Gait | Temperament
 
1899–“A”
There is no verbiage about gait in this standard.
1901–“B” […]

Evolution of the Standard: Hindquarters

 
General Appearance | Head | Neck, Topline and Body and Tail | Forequarters | Hindquarters | Forequarters and Hindquarters together | Gait | Temperament
1899–“A”
Hindquarters: Powerful and muscular.
Legs: Straight. Elbows stand perpendicular […]