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Portuguese Pointer

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Other Names
Perdiguerio Portuguese

Portugal, Middle Ages

Companion, Gundog

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

Weight & Height
35 to 60 pounds & 20-22 inches tall

Known Health Problems

Physical Description
Medium size dog. The ehad is square and has medium length drop ears and pendant lips. The nose is brown or black. The eyes are large and brown and the tail is docked and carried below the back.

Gentle-natured, This dog has an excellent personality and superb working ability. It is good with children and other dogs.

Easy to obedience train

Living Conditions
Suburban or Rural home with an active family would be best.

Coat only needs an occasional rub down

High Exercise Needs. The Portuguese Pointer does require plenty of daily exercise

Coat Texture
Coat is Smooth and Fine

Coat Colors
Yellow, Chestnut

-- Pups per litter

Fédération Cynologique Internationale


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