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The Drentsche Patrijshond is a purebred dog hailing from the Netherlands. Intelligent, loyal, and sensitive, these pups have some of the best qualities of any dog breed. Drentsche Patrijshonds go by several other names, including Dutch Partridge Dog and Drent. You may find these beautiful and versatile purebred dogs in your local shelters and breed specific rescues. Remember that it’s always better to adopt and not shop! These great pooches make excellent all-around pets. They’re able to live with urban dwellers in city apartments but are better suited for bigger homes with a yard so they can expend their energy. From single-person households to larger sized families, these pups fit in with anyone. If you want a loyal companion who loves to please, then the Drentsche Patrijschond might be just right for you!

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Key Vitals of Drentsche Patrijshond
Name Dog Breed Group Height Weight Life Span
Drentsche Patrijshond Working Dogs 21 to 25 inches 40 to 60 pounds 11 to 14 years old

Breed Characteristics:

Adaptability:

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 3 out of 5 in Adaptability. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in Adaptability parameter.

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 3 out of 5 in Adaptibility in living in apartment. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in Adaptibility in living in apartment parameter.

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 2 out of 5 in Good For Novice Owners. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored low and is not suitable in Good For Novice Owners parameter.

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 4 out of 5 in Sensitivity Level.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in Sensitivity Level. parameter.

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 3 out of 5 in Tolerates Being Alone.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in Tolerates Being Alone. parameter.

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 4 out of 5 in Tolerates Cold Weather.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in Tolerates Cold Weather. parameter.

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 3 out of 5 in Tolerates Hot Weather.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in Tolerates Hot Weather. parameter.

All Around Friendliness:

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 4 out of 5 in All Around Friendliness.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in All Around Friendliness. parameter.

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 5 out of 5 in Affectionate with Family.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in Affectionate with Family. parameter.

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

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 4 out of 5 in Friendly Dog.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in Friendly Dog. parameter.

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 3 out of 5 in Friendly Toward Strangers.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in Friendly Toward Strangers. parameter.

Health Grooming:

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 3 out of 5 in Health Grooming.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in Health Grooming. parameter.

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 4 out of 5 in Amount Of Shedding.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in Amount Of Shedding. parameter.

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 3 out of 5 in Drooling Potential.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in Drooling Potential. parameter.

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 3 out of 5 in Easy To Groom.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in Easy To Groom. parameter.

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 4 out of 5 in General Health.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in General Health. parameter.

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 2 out of 5 in Potential For Weight Gain.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored low and is not suitable in Potential For Weight Gain. parameter.

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 3 out of 5 in Size.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in Size. parameter.

Trainability:

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 3 out of 5 in Trainability.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in Trainability. parameter.

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 2 out of 5 in Easy To Train.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored low and is not suitable in Easy To Train. parameter.

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 4 out of 5 in Intelligence.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in Intelligence. parameter.

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 3 out of 5 in Potential For Mouthiness.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in Potential For Mouthiness. parameter.

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 4 out of 5 in Prey Drive.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in Prey Drive. parameter.

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 2 out of 5 in Tendency To Bark Or Howl.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored low and is not suitable in Tendency To Bark Or Howl. parameter.

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 1 out of 5 in Wanderlust Potential.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored low and is not suitable in Wanderlust Potential. parameter.

Exercise Needs:

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 4 out of 5 in Exercise Needs.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in Exercise Needs. parameter.

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 5 out of 5 in Energy Level.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in Energy Level. parameter.

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 3 out of 5 in Intensity.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in Intensity. parameter.

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 4 out of 5 in Exercise Needs.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in Exercise Needs. parameter.

Drentsche Patrijshond is rated 4 out of 5 in Potential For Playfulness.. This means Drentsche Patrijshond has scored high and is suitable in Potential For Playfulness. parameter.

Vital Stats:

Dog Breed Group

Working Dogs

Height

21 to 25 inches

Weight

40 to 60 pounds

Life Span

11 to 14 years old

Highlights

Most Drentsche Patrijshond coats are a mix of different color combinations. The main colors are tricolor, orange and white, and brown and white. They are not considered allergy-friendly.These pups have a lot of energy and love to play games, especially with a ball or frisbee. They are quite agile, as wellDrentsche Patrijshonds are intelligent and willing to please their pet parents, so training them is quite easy. They are friendly to everyone, even strangers.Drentsche Patrijshonds have high energy levels. 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.It’s best if they get used to other pets early. That said, the Drentsche Patrijschond aren’t naturally fond of pets that are smaller, like hamsters or rodents, as they have a strong prey drive.