Size: Medium / Large
Weight: 49 - 55 lbs.
Height: 22" - 24"
Life Span: 12 - 15 years
Health Problems: Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.
Also Known As: Braque d'Auvergne, Bleu d'Auvergne
Group: Gun Dog
Category: Companion Dog, Hunting
The Auvergne Pointer requires daily brisk exercise. This dog is not appropriate for city life or apartment dwellers.
No special grooming requirements.
The Auvergne Pointer is a lively, sensitive, obedient pointing and retrieving dog.
Compatibility with Kids
Good with children.
A descendant of ancient French Pointers and Gascony Hounds, this regional breed was established in the late 18th century and can be difficult to find today.