The Portuguese Water dog breed once served as crew on fishing trips, retrieving lost gear, and herding fish into nets. Today, he’s a fun-loving family companion — represented by Bo Obama, First Dog of the U.S. — who still retains the intelligence and love of the water (not to mention the webbed feet) that made him so valuable to his human family. See all Portuguese Water Dog characteristics below! Portuguese Water Dog Breed Information, Pictures, Characteristics & Facts - DogtimeInitiate Gallery Additional articles you will be interested in: Adoption
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Key Vitals of Portuguese Water Dog
Name Dog Breed Group Height Weight Life Span
Portuguese Water Dog Working Dogs 1 foot, 5 inches to 1 foot, 11 inches tall at the shoulder 35 to 60 pounds 10 to 14 years