PURINA: Your Pet, Our Passion

TO ALL PET LOVERS: We would like to assure you that we are considered an essential business. Purina is operating as normal, our supply chains are open and all efforts are being made to ensure we can keep the stores stocked with product as best as we can during these uncertain times. We ask everyone to shop as normally as possible and to be considerate to ensure everyone can get the food they need for their pets. Please be kind, patient and considerate to other shoppers and all store staff during what is an unsettling time for all. Enjoy the extra time at home with loved ones, your pets will no doubt love having you home. We are still here for you, if you need any assistance our Pet Care Advisors are still available on 0800 738 847 or AskPurina@nz.nestle.com.



A versatile hunter from Hungary, the Vizsla is an active, energetic dog with great power, drive and determination. Lively, affectionate and tractable, the Vizsla thrives with an active family. Gentle-mannered and sensitive yet fearless and protective, the breed excels as a watch and guard dog. The Vizsla trains easily. His coat is low maintenance.
Living Considerations
  • Good with children
  • Not hypoallergenic
  • Not suitable for apartment living
Did you know?
The Vizsla was all but extinct by the end of World War I.
Also Known As:
Hungarian Vizsla
Hungarian Pointer
Magyar Vizsla
  • Size Medium
  • Height Males – 56 to 61 centimetres at the shoulders Females – 53 to 58.5 centimetres at the withers
  • Weight Males – 20 to 29 kilograms Females – 18 to 25 kilograms
  • Coat Short
  • Energy High
  • Colour Golden rust in varying shades with lighter shadings over the sides of the neck and shoulders
  • Activities Agility, Obedience, Field Trials, Rally Obedience
  • Indoor/Outdoor Both