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.

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Key Vitals of German Wirehaired Pointer Dog
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