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Old Danish Pointer

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Other Names
Gammel Dansk, Honsehund, Old Danish Bird Dog

Denmark, 1700s

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Companion, Field Trials

Life Expectancy
This breed can live as long as 12-13 years of age on average

Weight & Height
40 to 53 pounds & 20 to 23 inches tall at the shoulders

Known Health Problems
Ear Problems, Ectropion, Entropion

Physical Description
Strong, medium size dog has a broad head and a wide muzzle. The nose is liver and the eyes are medium size and dark brown. The ears are drop and are set low. The tail is long and tapers. The skin is loose on the head.

An excellent Retriever, they are an agreeable companion and are usually reliable with children.

This breed can usually be trained easily

Living Conditions
Not Recommended for Apartment

This breed has average grooming needs. Brush when needed

High Exercise Needs

Coat Texture
Short, Dense and tight coat with undercoat

Coat Colors

-- pups per litter.

Fédération Cynologique Internationale


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