The german shorthaired pointer gsp is a medium to large sized breed of dog developed in the 19th century in germany for hunting. German shorthaired pointers can do almost any job.
The german shorthaired pointer is a versatile hunter an all purpose gun dog capable of high performance in field and water.
Full size female german shorthaired pointer. Our last video my crazy wife. German shorthaired pointers are medium in size natural hunters cognitively slow to develop and require adequate physical activity on a regular basis. Later the english pointer was crossed in to add speed and endurance.
Watch our video to learn more about him and his breed. Growth of german shorthaired pointer female. The judgment of shorthairs in the show ring reflects this basic.
She has moderately long floppy ears set high on the head. German shorthaired pointer information including pictures training behavior and care of german shorthaired pointers and dog breed mixes. Walle is our 1 year old german shorthaired pointer.
The german shorthaired pointer is an all terrain dog. If this sounds like a suitable breed for your lifestyle and youre ready to make the commitment a german shorthaired pointer will make a great family pet and loyal companion. Hubert bloodhound types and the foxhound.
Size and weight of german shorthaired pointer german shorthaired pointers have well build bodies and are made for endurancethere numerous abilities can never be ignoredthese dogs have medium to large sized bodies that are balanced and are made for high staminafor gsd the height range lies between 23 25 inches or 584 635 cm. According to its size the weight of the german shorthaired pointer female at 3 months should be between 8 and 104 kg. While not proven some think that the german shorthaired pointer is a descendant of different types of german hunting scent hounds trail and track dogs such as the old spanish pointer german bird dog hounds of st.
A versatile hunting breed being an all purpose gun breed of dog suitable for both land and water she is streamlined yet powerful with strong legs that make her able to move rapidly and turn quickly. These dogs have served in the air force to detect bombs and one was even elected pet mayor of montclair california. At 6 months the german shorthaired pointer female weighs on average between 147 kg for the smallest individuals and 194 kg for the largest individuals.