German Shorthaired Pointer

  • Size

    Medium/Large
  • Height

    Males – 23 to 25 inches at the withers
    Females – 21 to 23 inches at the withers
  • Weight

    Males – 55 to 70 pounds
    Females – 45 to 60 pounds
  • Coat

    Short
  • Color

    Solid liver or a combination of white and liver
  • Energy

    High
  • Activities

    Agility, Field Trails, Hunting Tests, Obedience, Rally Obedience, Tracking
  • Indoor/Outdoor

    Both

Highly intelligent and willing to please, the German Shorthaired Pointer is a multipurpose hunting dog with a powerful sense of smell and keen enthusiasm for work. A true athlete, the breed thrives with active families who give him regular exercise. A loyal companion and watchdog, the German Shorthaired Pointer has an even and friendly temperament. His coat sheds but requires little grooming.

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