A multipurpose hunting dog, the German Wirehaired Pointer enjoys human companionship and bonds closely with his family. An exceptional pointer and retriever, the breed is eager to please and enthusiastic to learn. Highly energetic, the German Wirehaired Pointer requires vigorous daily exercise. The breed’s coat sheds lightly but is easy to maintain.
Suitable for apartment living
Good with children
Did you know?
The German Wirehaired Pointer has webbed feet, which help him to excel at swimming.
Also Known As:
Deutscher Drahthaariger Vorstehhund
HeightMales – 60 to 66 centimetres at the withers Females – at least 55 centimetres at the withers
WeightMales – 25 to 30 kilograms Females – 20 to 27 kilograms
ColourLiver and white
ActivitiesAgility, Field Trial, Hunting Tests, Obedience