Hunting Sheepdog:German hunting terrier and Catalan sheepdog Mix

Hybrid Breed

German hunting terrier + Catalan sheepdog


German Hunting Terrier and Catalan Shepherd Mix - a hybrid breed

The German Hunting Terrier is a tenacious and adaptable breed that originated from the German Hunting Terrier and Catalan Shepherd. It is an energetic and good-natured dog that can be a loyal companion and watchdog. He is alert, intelligent and adaptive, but has a strong protective instinct and can be reserved. His coat is medium length or short and usually black or brown. He has a light and muscular build, with broad shoulders and a narrower head. Although he is a large dog, he tends to be quite slender. His temperament makes him a great dog for active people looking for a companion that has stamina and intelligence.

Alternate Name -
Origin Germany - Spain
Life expectancy 12 - 15 years
Care requirements low-maintenance - high-maintenance
Activity level average - high
FCI group not recognised
AKC group not recognised
KC group not recognised

Possible character traits of German Hunting Terrier and Catalan Shepherd Mix - Such is probably his nature.

German Hunting Terrier and Catalan Shepherd Mix is a rare but fascinating breed that looks harmonious and strong. It has a unique appearance that resembles that of a typical shepherd dog, but also takes something from a hunting dog.

This breed has a strong character and an attentive, but not dominant disposition. They are very affectionate dogs that always try to protect their families and quickly become loyal companions. The German Hunting Terrier and Catalan Shepherd Mix is also very lively and energetic, so they need plenty of exercise in the form of regular walking, running or playing. However, they also make great house dogs as long as they are kept properly occupied.

Since they are naturally very alert and vigilant, they are also reliable guardians. However, they do not become aggressive when they see unknown people, but are rather curious and friendly. Nevertheless, their alertness allows them to react very well to any threats and protect their families.

The German Hunting Terrier and Catalan Shepherd mix also has a very strong emotional connection with their family and tends to be very affectionate. They are playful and love to play with other animals. But we recommend keeping such a mix as a single pet, as they may have difficulty getting along in a group of other dogs.

In conclusion, German Hunting Terriers and Catalan Shepherd Mix Dogs are really wonderful pet dogs that are intelligent, loving and alert. They are very affectionate and playful and require an appropriate amount of activity and exercise.

What diseases can occur in German Hunting Terrier and Catalan Shepherd Mix.

German Hunting Terrier and Catalan Shepherd mixes are a popular breed of dogs bred from a German Hunting Terrier and Catalan Shepherd. They are known for their beautiful, long-haired coat color, which makes them an interesting addition to any family household. Although they are intelligent, lively and playful, German Hunting Terriers and Catalan Shepherd mixes are prone to a number of diseases that they usually inherit or have derived from other metabolic disorders. As a responsible owner, you should know about these diseases and how to protect your dog from them.

One of the most common diseases in German Hunting Terriers and Catalan Shepherd mixes is hip dysplasia. This problem occurs most often when the dog parent with the worst hip quality is inherited. Hip dysplasia is a painful condition in which the hip joint is not properly adjusted, resulting in poor mobility. In the worst case scenario, the hip joint will require surgery to relieve the pain.

German Hunting Terriers and Catalan Shepherd mixes are also prone to heart disease. These conditions most commonly occur when one of the parents is genetically susceptible. They include dilated cardiomyopathy, mitral valve stenosis, pulmonary artery thromboembolism, and other vascular diseases. Symptoms of these diseases may include shortness of breath and swelling. Therefore, regular veterinary examinations must be performed so that the veterinarian can detect and treat this disease early.

In addition, German Hunting Terriers and Catalan Shepherd mixes are prone to allergic reactions. This can be triggered by certain foods, but also by environmental stimuli such as pollen or dust mites. Allergies can affect itching, skin rashes or respiratory problems. A veterinarian can perform tests to identify the cause of the allergy and prescribe appropriate treatments or treats.

Finally, German Hunting Terriers and Catalan Shepherd mixes can also suffer from epilepsy, although this is very rare. It usually occurs when one of the parents has epilepsy, but it can also be genetically congenital. This disease can be fatal if not treated appropriately. It is important that owners of this breed are aware of all the symptoms of the condition and seek veterinary attention quickly if they notice their dog showing signs of a seizure.

A German Hunting Terrier and Catalan Shepherd mixed breed usually has a dense, short and shiny coat. It is often white with black or brown spots. They also have light gray, slightly reddish or golden-brown markings on the body. The dog's underbelly is usually lighter than the rest of the coat. The ears are usually black or dark brown with lighter markings. The tail is cat-like and is usually black or brown. In the middle of the back there is usually a shield of the sheep in light colors.

Fur length short - long
Fur rough-haired - flat coated
Ear shape Tilt-ear - Floppy Ear
Tail short - fanned out
Anatomy sporty, square, rugged, massive, strong
Size ♀ 33 - 55 cm
Weight ♀ 8 - 25 kg
Size ♂ 33 - 55 cm
Weight ♂ 9 - 25 kg
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