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German Short Haired Pointer

German Short Haired Pointer
Origin Germany
Classification Gundog
Height 53-64cm / 21-25in
Weight 20-32kg / 45-70lb
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Exercise High
Easily Trainable Medium
Watchdog Poor
Good with Children Medium
Good with Other Animals No
Indoor / Outdoor Living Both
Grooming Weekly
Feeding Normal Diet
Size Medium

German Short Haired Pointer Description

A lean, medium sized breed with a long muzzle and broad, high set ears. They have a tapering tail and their coat is dense. They are generally either a liver colour or liver joined with white. They can be patchy, ticked or roan.

German Short Haired Pointer Character

The German Short Haired Pointer dog is a tireless running machine! They are developed to hunt, they possess no fear of icy water or thick bushes. They leap before they think! The breed is intelligent but also stubborn and sometimes a bit too eager to please. They need constant mental stimulation to keep them amused.

Please note: This is only a guide.

You must contact a breeder club, read relevant literature and even contact vets to understand the full requirements of this breed.

Please ensure your lifestyle, home and family are suited to this particular breed and you fully understand the requirements needed to give the dog the life it deserves.