Facts & Origin
Broodle Griffon - A charming-musical mix of Griffon Bruxellois and Poodle.
The Broodle Griffon, also known as the Griffon Bruxellois and Poodle Mix, is a unique cross between the charming Griffon Bruxellois and the intelligent Poodle. This mix combines the positive traits of both breeds and results in a charming dog with a unique appearance and spirited character.
The exact origin of the Broodle Griffon is not exactly known, as it is a hybrid breed . However, it is believed that this cross was created in the last few decades when designer dogs became more popular. By combining the Griffon Bruxellois and the Poodle, the unique characteristics of both breeds were combined.
Use and Suitability
In summary, the Broodle Griffon is a charming mix of Griffon Bruxellois and Poodle with a unique personality and charming appearance. With proper care, training and loving attention, the Broodle Griffon is sure to be a wonderful companion for people of all ages and in various life situations.
|Origin||Belgium - Germany|
|Life expectancy||12 - 15 years|
|Activity level||low - high|
|FCI group||not recognised|
|AKC group||not recognised|
|KC group||not recognised|
Attitude, character and temperament of the breed
Possible character traits of the Broodle Griffon
The Broodle Griffon is likely to have some positive character traits of both breeds. They could be:
- Intelligent and easily trainable
- Playful and entertaining
- Devoted and affectionate
- Sociable and friendly
The Broodle Griffon is a bright and playful companion dog that fits well in a variety of family environments. With proper care, mental stimulation, and plenty of love and attention, the Broodle Griffon is sure to become a loyal and happy companion for its owners.
Care and health maintenance
The Broodle Griffon is generally a robust dog, however, as with any breed, certain health problems can occur. Since both parent breeds are prone to certain diseases, the Broodle Griffon may be at low risk for eye problems, hip dysplasia, and allergies. Regular veterinary examinations, a balanced diet and adequate exercise are important to maintain the Broodle Griffon's health.
Grooming the Broodle Griffon requires regular brushing to keep the dense, wavy or curly coat clean and free of tangles. The coat can be a variety of colors, including black, brown, gray, or a combination. Ears should be checked and cleaned regularly to prevent infection. Teeth should be brushed regularly and claws trimmed as needed.
What does this mixed breed look like?
The Broodle Griffon is usually a small to medium sized dog with a shoulder height of about 25 to 35 cm and a weight of 5 to 10 kg. Their appearance can vary, but they often have a charming and expressive face with large eyes and a snub nose.
|Fur||rough-haired - curly|
|Ear shape||Tilt-ear - Floppy Ear|
|Tail||short - lang|
|Anatomy||slim, square, slim, sporty|
|Size ♀||20 - 60 cm|
|Weight ♀||3 - 28 kg|
|Size ♂||20 - 60 cm|
|Weight ♂||3 - 28 kg|
|Suitable For||Beginner, Children, Seniors, suitable for allergy sufferers, Beginner, Blind people, Children, Seniors|
Problems with the Patellar can be a displacement or weak kneecap, which is one of the most common causes of lameness in dogs, also because of overweight.
Often occur with allergies and intolerances.
However, as the dog ages, this elasticity can be lost and completely inhibited by diseases such as spondylosis.
Dogs with shortened muzzles can often experience respiratory problems.
Definition: Dog has epilepsy if, for example, at least two epileptic seizures occur more than 24 hours apart.
Cataracts are still one of the most common causes of blindness, even in dogs.
Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA)
Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA) is a slowly progressive death of the retina in dogs.
A Broodle Griffon is a cross between a Griffon Bruxellois and a Poodle. The hybrid breed is intelligent, social and loyal, but likes to be used as a guard dog.
This hybrid breed is hardy, but there are some diseases it can be susceptible to, such as epilepsy, cataracts, allergies and respiratory problems.
A Griffon Bruxellois and Poodle mix is generally a small to medium sized dog and usually grows to a size between 20-40 cm.
It usually has a life expectancy of 10-15 years.