Size: Medium / Large
Weight: 65 - 75 lbs
Height: 24" - 28"
Life Span: 10 - 12 years
Health Problems: Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.
Also Known As: No Nicknames.
Category: Companion Dog
No special exercise requirements.
No special grooming requirements.
Loyal but not affectionate. They jhave a natural guard dog instinct.
Compatibility with Kids
Not appropriate for very young children
In 1692, the Poitevin Dog was developed in the Poitou region of Western France by one Marquis Francois de Larrye. De Larrye created this dog from the Montemboeuf and the now extinct Chien Ceris�breeds. Since then, these dogs were used to hunt wolves,�boars, deer, and foxes.