Facts & Origin
German Shorthaired Pointer and Poodle Mix - a hybrid breed
The best of both worlds! The German Shorthaired Pointer-Poodle mix is a loyal, loving and energetic dog that is perfect for families and active people.
What are breed characteristics of this mix dog?
The German Shorthaired Pointer-Poodle mix is a medium-sized dog with a muscular body. The head is round and the muzzle is long. The eyes are dark brown and the ears are floppy. The coat is short and dense and can be either black or liver. This breed is about 61 cm tall and weighs about 27 kg.
|Life expectancy||12 - 15 years|
|Care requirements||low-maintenance - high-maintenance|
|Activity level||average to high - high|
|FCI group||not recognised|
|AKC group||not recognised|
|KC group||not recognised|
Attitude, character and temperament of the breed
Possible character traits of German Shorthaired Pointer and Poodle Mix - Such is probably his nature.
The German Shorthaired Pointer was first bred in Germany in the 19th century. Originally they were used as hunting dogs, but today they are also popular as family dogs. The German Shorthaired Pointing Dog is a medium-sized dog with a short, dense coat that is typically black and white or liver and white in color. The breed is known for its intelligence, obedience and loyalty. They are also known to be good with children and other animals.
The Standard Poodle is the largest of the three Poodle breeds and was originally used as a working dog. Standard Poodles are known for their intelligence and trainability. Because of their even temperament and affectionate nature, they are also popular as family dogs. The Poodle is a medium to large dog with a dense, curly coat that is typically white, black or brown.
The German Shorthaired Pointer-Poodle mix is a cross between these two popular breeds. These dogs are typically medium to large in size and have a short to medium length coat that can be any combination of black, white, liver, and brown. They have the intelligence and obedience of the German Shorthair Pointer and the even temperament and affection of the Poodle. These dogs make excellent family dogs and are good with children and other animals.
What diseases can occur in German Shorthaired Pointer and Poodle mix.
The German Shorthaired Pointer and Poodle mix is a mixed breed dog that is a blend of the German Shorthaired Pointer and the Poodle. This mixed breed is a popular choice for those looking for a family-friendly and loyal pet. The German Shorthaired Pointer-Poodle mix is well suited for active families who enjoy spending time outdoors. Although this mixed breed is generally healthy, there are some diseases that are more common in German Shorthaired Pointer Poodles.
One of the most common health problems in German Shorthaired Pointers is hip dysplasia. This condition is caused by a malformation of the hip socket that can lead to pain and lameness. German Shorthair Pointers are also susceptible to von Willebrand disease, a disorder that affects the blood's ability to clot. This disease can be dangerous if a German Shorthair Pointer is injured and begins to bleed. Other health problems that have been observed in German Shorthaired Pointers include epilepsy, cancer, and allergies.
Although the German Shorthaired Pointer-Poodle mix is generally a healthy breed, it is important to be aware of the potential health problems your dog may have. If you are considering adding a German Shorthaired Pointer Poodle to your family, be sure to talk to your veterinarian about the best ways to keep your dog healthy and happy.
What does this mixed breed look like?
A German Shorthaired Pointer-Poodle mix has a coat of medium length that is either wavy or curly. The coat is solid in color, with the most common colors being black, brown or white. There are also markings on the head and ears, which are usually darker than the body color.
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.
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.
A German Shorthaired Pointer-Poodle mix is a cross between two popular dog breeds, the German Shorthaired Pointer and the Poodle. These two breeds were originally bred for different purposes, but they make an excellent combination for a family pet. The German Shorthaired Pointer is a hunting dog, while the Poodle is a companion dog, so this mix combines the best of both worlds.
The size of the German Shorthaired Poodle mix depends on the size of the parents. If both parents are medium sized, the puppy will likely be medium sized. However, if one parent is larger than the other, the puppy will likely be larger than average. Generally, males are larger than females.
These dogs can have either a short or a long coat, depending on the genes they inherited from their parents. The coat can be straight, wavy or curly. It usually has little hair and comes in a variety of colors, such as black, brown, white, cream and apricot.
This mixed breed is an intelligent, active and friendly dog. They are great with children and other pets. They need lots of exercise and love to play catch. They are also very protective of their family and make great watchdogs.
This mixed breed is generally a healthy dog with no major health problems. However, like all dogs, they are prone to some health problems such as hip dysplasia, elbow dysplasia, von Willebrand disease and epilepsy.