German Wirehaired Pointer
Colour: Brown or Brown and White
Lifespan: 10 to 12 years
The German Wirehaired Pointer is tough, courageous and reliable. He is affectionate, but can be shy around strangers.
A little more strong-willed than the shorthaired version, the Wirehaired Pointer is energetic, affectionate and good-natured. These dogs have energy in abundance and they need homes where long walks and action are part of the package.
Originally bred for flushing and pointing at game.
Obedient and playful, the Wirehaired Pointer is interested in scents.
High. Needs long walks to burn off abundant energy.
Owners: affectionate, biddable
Children: good, may be too boisterous for young children
Other Pets: good, may chase
Unfamiliar Dogs: friendly
Active, sociable, affectionate families who enjoy energetic walks and games with their dog.
Needs plenty of exercise or may become boisterous or destructive, or run away.
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