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Brussels Griffon Info

Brussels Griffon Breed Information

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Lifespan: 13-15 years Height: 7-8" Shedding: Lite, Moderate Litter Size: 2-3 pups
Group: Toy Weight: 6-12 lbs Hair Length: Medium, Short Size: Small

Breed Overview

The Brussels Griffon is a Small dog breed, with a starting weight of 6 lbs that can reach 12 lbs. It is officially part of the Toy group and recognized by the CKC, FCI, NKC, APRI. Some critical information for potential owners. The Brussels Griffon breed has a typical lifespan of 13 to 15 years, Medium, Short hair, and have Lite, Moderate shedding. Breeders interested in the Brussels Griffon should know that the average litter size is between 2 to 3 puppies.

Brussels Griffon Breed Characteristics

Group Toy Drooler no
Size Small Guard Dog no
Origin Belgium Easy to Train
Kid Friendly Hypoallergenic no
Stranger Friendly Active Indoors
Apartment Friendly yes Exercise Demands no
Pet Friendly Yard Needs none
Intelligent Grooming Requirements weekly
Barks Dangerous no

Brussels Griffon Temperament

charming, clever, makes an excellent companion, high-strung, can also be a picky eater and difficult to housebreak, lively, loves to bark

Health Problems

eye problems, slipping patellas, difficult to breed, respiratory problems

Brussels Griffon Coat

Brussels Griffon Dog Colors

Red, beige (red hairs banded with black), black and tan, black

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