Wirehaired Vizsla

  • Size

  • Height

    Females – 21 ½ to 23 inches at the shoulders; Males – 23 to 25 inches at the shoulders
  • Weight

    Females – 40 to 55 pounds, Males – 45 to 60 pounds
  • Coat

    Short and wiry
  • Color

    Golden rust in varying shades
  • Energy

  • Activities

    Conformation, Field Trials, Obedience, Agility, Rally, Tracking, Hunting, Flyball, Search and Rescue, and Barn Hunt
  • Indoor/Outdoor


Loyal, gentle and trainable, the Wirehaired Vizsla is an athletic, exuberant hunting dog. This people-oriented breed is notorious for its happy and confident disposition, and needs to be included in family activities, as it thrives on having a job to do. The Wirehaired Vizsla’s dense, wiry coat should be brushed regularly and bathed occasionally. They are an active, intelligent breed so be sure to provide them with plenty of vigorous play and mental stimulation.

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