| UK KC Classification
| Country of Origin
| Date of Origin
||58 - 70 cm (23 - 28 inches)
||25 - 41 Kgs (55 - 90 lbs)
| Life Expectancy
||12 - 14 Yrs
Hovawart are medium sized, agile and powerful. There is a noticeable sized difference between dogs and bitches. Their coat is long and it can be black, blonde or black and gold in colour.
Hovawart are kind, even tempered dogs.
If you are considering a Hovawart as a pet, consider the following points:
They thrive in cold climates
They are content to live and sleep outdoors
They are easy to obedience train
They usually make good watch dogs
Hovawart are also known as: