|Lifespan: 12-15 years
||Litter Size: 7-8 pups
||Weight: 45-70 lbs
||Hair Length: Short
The German Shorthaired Pointer is a Large dog breed, with a starting weight of 45 lbs that can reach 70 lbs. It is officially part of the Sporting group and recognized by the CKC, FCI, AKC, UKC, ANKC, NZKC, APRI, ACR. Some critical information for potential owners. The German Shorthaired Pointer breed has a typical lifespan of 12 to 15 years, Short hair, and have Moderate shedding. Breeders interested in the German Shorthaired Pointer should know that the average litter size is between 7 to 8 puppies.
German Shorthaired Pointer Breed Characteristics
||Easy to Train
German Shorthaired Pointer Temperament
energetic dog. If not given a sufficient amount of exercise, both mental and physical, this dog breed can become frustrated. The German Shorthaired Pointer is a family dog, but sometimes it can be overly rowdy with small children and aggressive with small pets. The German Shorthaired Pointer is considered to be an independent dog breed.
hip dysplasia, epilepsy, gastric torsion and entropion
German Shorthaired Pointer Coat
German Shorthaired Pointer Dog Colors
Solid liver or liver and white. Any traces of black, red, orange, lemon or tan, or a solid white dog, will be disqualified from the show ring
CKC, FCI, AKC, UKC, ANKC, NZKC, APRI, ACR
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