Wirehaired Pointing Griffon Profile
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Height: 20 - 24 inches; Weight: 50-60 pounds
Is medium-length, wiry, and straight. The Undercoat is abundant and thick. Colors can be dirty white mixed with chestnut, white or steel gray with chestnut markings, gray, chestnut, or roan.
Wirehaired Pointing Griffons are obedient, intelligent, eager to please and easy to train.
Wirehaired Pointing Griffons are obedient, respectful with strangers, good with other dogs, but like to chase cats. They are particularly good with older, respectful children.
Weekly brushing and combing to remove dead hairs is very important.
The intelligent and eager-to-please nature of this breed make training a relatively simple process.
This dog was originally bred for hunting. Consequently it needs a lot of exercise. It is not suitable for city or apartment life or any situation where it will not have room to run freely.