German Spaniel
Deutscher Wachtelhund


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German Spaniel
Deutscher Wachtelhund
German Quail Dog

Germany, 1800's

Companion, Gundog

Life Expectancy
This breed can live as long as 12-14 years of age

Weight & Height
44-66 Pounds & 16-20 Inches

Known Health Problems
Hip Dysplasia, Skin Conditions and Allergies

Physical Description
Muscular, medium size dog has a flat, broad head and a broad muzzle. The nose is large and dark. The eyes are dark and the ears are long and the tail is docked.

Active and Vibrant. The German Spaniel is rare, it is almost unknown outside of Germany and even in its native country. It is used solely by hunters and gamekeepers.


Living Conditions
Not recommended for apartment/city life

Brush Regularly

Moderate To High Exercise Needs

Coat Texture
Long, Wavy Coat.

Coat Colors


Brown White


Continental Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
Fédération Cynologique Internationale
National Kennel Club
Canadian Kennel Club
American Pet Registry


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German Spaniel Breeders

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Eagle River Wachtelhunds
Location:Pelican Lake, WI


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