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German Shorthaired Pointer

Group Gundogs
AKC Group AKC Sporting Dogs
Temperament alert, active
Size large dog breeds
Feeding Moderate Feeding Dog breeds
Coat care Very Little Grooming
Activeness Active Dog Breeds
How friendly is this dog? Moderately Sociable Dog Breeds
Watch dog Good Watch Dog
Training Easy to train dogs breeds

German Shorthaired Pointer Facts

First used for Retrieving birds
Country of origins Germany
Year of origin 1800s
Colors Various combinations of liver, white and black, with spoitting and ticking.
Height (min) 21 inches (53 cm)
Height (max) 25 inches (64 cm)
Weight (min) 60 lbs (27 kg)
Weight (max) 70 lbs (32 kg)
Life expectancy (min) 12 years
Life expectancy (max) 15 years