German Hunt Terrier

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German Hunt Terrier
German Hunting Terrier
Deutscher Jagdterrier

Germany, 1920's.


Life Expectancy
This breed can live as long as 13-15 years of age

Weight & Height
20 to 22 pounds & 16 inches tall at the shoulders

Known Health Problems

Physical Description
Medium size, narrow, square dog. The muzzle is shorter thean the skull. The muzzle is powerful with a a strong lover jaw. The eyes are small, dark and deep set with a black or brown nose. The ears are drop and v-shaped. The chest is narrow and the tail is docked.

Intelligent dog that is used mostly for hunting, they are rarely kept just as a pet.

Needs socialization and Training

Living Conditions
Needs a rural or suburban home.


High Activity Level.The German Hunt Terrier needs lots of daily exercise

Coat Texture
Hard,Rough Coat

Coat Colors

Accepted Colors

Black Tan

Brown Tan


United Kennel Club
American Pet Registry
Fédération Cynologique Internationale


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German Hunt Terrier Breeders

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