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German Longhaired Pointer

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German Longhaired Pointer





UK KC Classification Gundog
Country of Origin Germany
Date of Origin 1800s
Height 60 - 65 cm (24 - 26 inches)
Weight 27 - 32 Kgs (60 - 70 lbs)
Life Expectancy 12 - 14 Yrs

Main Characteristics

German Longhaired Pointers are medium sized, powerfully built dogs. They have a sleek, close lying coat that can be solid brown or brown with various white markings.

Temperament

German Longhaired Pointers are calm, biddable and even tempered dogs.

Suitability

If you are considering a German Longhaired Pointer as a pet, consider the following points:
They are usually ok with children
They are suitable for urban living
They are easy to obedience train
They usually get on well with other dogs
They require a lot of physical exercise
They are not always good watch dogs

Interesting Facts

German Longhaired Pointers are also known as:
Deutscher Langhaariger
Deutscher Langhaariger Vorstehhund
Langhaar
Pointer (German Longhaired)
GLP

 


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