PURINA: Your Pet, Our Passion


A graceful and aristocratic German breed, the Weimaraner was developed for speed, scent ability, courage, and intelligence. Originally used to hunt wolves, deer and bears, the breed adapted to become a bird dog and hunting companion as large game became less prevalent. Friendly, fearless and alert, the Weimaraner loves children and enjoys being part of a family. He is obedient and easily trained, and his short coat requires a little maintenance.
Living Considerations
  • Good with children
  • Suitable for apartment living
  • Not hypoallergenic
Did you know?
Brad Pitt has a Weimaraner named “Purty.”
Also Known As:
Weimaraner Vorstehhund
  • Size Large
  • Height Males – 63.5 to 69 centimetres at the withers Females – 58.5 to 63.5 centimetres at the withers
  • Weight Males – 29.5 to 41 kilograms Females – 25 to 36 kilograms
  • Coat Short
  • Energy High
  • Colour Solid colour in shades of mouse-grey to silver-grey
  • Activities Agility, Field Trials, Hunting Tests, Obedience, Rally Obedience, Tracking
  • Indoor/Outdoor Both