Drentse Partridge Dog
Weight: 45 - 50 lbs.
Height: 22" - 25"
Life Span: 12 - 13 years
Health Problems: Progressive retinal atrophy
Also Known As: Dutch Partridge Dog, Drentsche Patrijshond
Category: Companion Dog
The Drentse Partridge Dog requires daily brisk exercise and room to roam. This dog loves to fetch and swim.
Routine brushing and combing and occasional bathing is required for your Drentse Partridge Dog.
This is a sensitive, gentle, obedient breed that makes a good watchdog and loving companion. This breed loves water and enjoys swimming.
Compatibility with Kids
Good with children.
The Dutch Partridge Dog was developed in the Middle Ages as a hunting dog. It is thought to be of Spaniel heritage.
This breed is rarely seen outside of the Netherlands. In fact, only about 500 puppies are born each year.