The Braque du Bourbonnais is an ancient purebred pointing dog originally from the country of France. Affectionate, calm, and intelligent, these pups have some of the best qualities of any dog breed out there today. The Braque du Bourbonnais go by several other names, including Bourbonnais Pointer, Bourbonnais Pointing Dog, French Pointing Dog, French Pointer, Braques Francaises, and Braque Bourbonnais. Despite being a rare breed, you can still sometimes find these adorable pups in your local shelters and rescues, so remember to adopt! Don’t shop! These affectionate pups are best suited for homes with yards and would not be recommended for apartment life. They are people-oriented and need to be around their humans, which makes them well suited for families or large households with more than one person at home. If you want a gentle and energetic pup, then the Braque du Bourbonnais may be the right dog for you! See below for all Braque du Bourbonnais facts and dog breed charact

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Breed Characteristics:

Adaptability:

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 2 out of 5 in Adaptability. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored low and is not suitable in Adaptability parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 1 out of 5 in Adaptibility in living in apartment. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored low and is not suitable in Adaptibility in living in apartment parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 3 out of 5 in Good For Novice Owners. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored high and is suitable in Good For Novice Owners parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 3 out of 5 in Sensitivity Level. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored high and is suitable in Sensitivity Level parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 2 out of 5 in Tolerates Being Alone. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored low and is not suitable in Tolerates Being Alone parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 2 out of 5 in Tolerates Cold Weather. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored low and is not suitable in Tolerates Cold Weather parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 3 out of 5 in Tolerates Hot Weather. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored high and is suitable in Tolerates Hot Weather parameter.

All Around Friendliness:

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 4 out of 5 in All Around Friendliness. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored high and is suitable in All Around Friendliness parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 5 out of 5 in Affectionate with Family. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored high and is suitable in Affectionate with Family parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 4 out of 5 in Incredibly Kid Friendly Dogs. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored high and is suitable in Incredibly Kid Friendly Dogs parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 4 out of 5 in Friendly Dog. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored high and is suitable in Friendly Dog parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 4 out of 5 in Friendly Toward Strangers. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored high and is suitable in Friendly Toward Strangers parameter.

Health Grooming:

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 3 out of 5 in Health Grooming. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored high and is suitable in Health Grooming parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 2 out of 5 in Amount Of Shedding. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored low and is not suitable in Amount Of Shedding parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 1 out of 5 in Drooling Potential. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored low and is not suitable in Drooling Potential parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 4 out of 5 in Easy To Groom. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored high and is suitable in Easy To Groom parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 4 out of 5 in General Health. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored high and is suitable in General Health parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 1 out of 5 in Potential For Weight Gain. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored low and is not suitable in Potential For Weight Gain parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 3 out of 5 in Size. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored high and is suitable in Size parameter.

Trainability:

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 3 out of 5 in Trainability. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored high and is suitable in Trainability parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 4 out of 5 in Easy To Train. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored high and is suitable in Easy To Train parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 4 out of 5 in Intelligence. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored high and is suitable in Intelligence parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 3 out of 5 in Potential For Mouthiness. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored high and is suitable in Potential For Mouthiness parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 4 out of 5 in Prey Drive. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored high and is suitable in Prey Drive parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 3 out of 5 in Tendency To Bark Or Howl. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored high and is suitable in Tendency To Bark Or Howl parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 2 out of 5 in Wanderlust Potential. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored low and is not suitable in Wanderlust Potential parameter.

Exercise Needs:

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 4 out of 5 in Exercise Needs. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored high and is suitable in Exercise Needs parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 5 out of 5 in Energy Level. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored high and is suitable in Energy Level parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 2 out of 5 in Intensity. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored low and is not suitable in Intensity parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 5 out of 5 in Exercise Needs. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored high and is suitable in Exercise Needs parameter.

Braque du Bourbonnais is rated 3 out of 5 in Potential For Playfulness. This means Braque du Bourbonnais has scored high and is suitable in Potential For Playfulness parameter.

Vital Stats:

Dog Breed Group

Working Dogs

Height

18 to 23 inches

Weight

35 to 55 pounds.

Life Span

12 to 15 years.

Highlights

The main colors of a Braque du Bourbonnais are brown, white, fawn, and spotted. Sometimes their colors are solid, and sometimes they will have a mix of these colors with spots.They are not hypoallergenic pups, but they’re very easy to groom with their short coats, and they hardly shed.Braque du Bourbonnais might be better suited for older children and adults who know how to play gently.Training is fairly easy as these dogs are intelligent and willing to please their humans. They won’t be much as far as watchdogs or guard dogs, as they have a friendly disposition toward everyone they encounter.Make sure your dog gets at least one good half-hour- to hour- long walk per day with a few, good, active play sessions and shorter walks mixed in.Braque du Bourbonnais dogs tend to latch on to their human family and can have severe separation anxiety if left alone in the house. It’s best for them to be with a family or large household where someone is most often home than not.