The German Wirehaired Pointer was developed in the late 19th and early 20th centuries to be a versatile hunting dog breed, a job at which he still excels today. He can hunt any game on any terrain and point and retrieve from land or water. His excellent nose and stamina are appreciated by hunters worldwide, and he’s also a great companion for active families who can provide an outlet for his high energy level.
Watch and learn about German Wirehaired Pointer dog's key characteristics:
|Name||Dog Breed Group||Height||Weight||Life Span|
|German Wirehaired Pointer Dog||Sporting Dogs||1 foot, 10 inches to 2 feet, 2 inches tall at the shoulder||60 to 70 pounds||12 to 14 years|