Saint -German Setter
Weight: 40 - 57 lbs
Height: 20" - 24"
Life Span: 12 - 14 years
Health Problems: Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.
Origin: St. Germain area of France
Also Known As: No Nicknames.
Category: Companion Dog
No special exercise requirements.
No special grooming requirements.
The Braque Saint-Germain is rather reserved with strangers, yet obedient and loyal to its owner. The breed tends to be quiet, gentle and a willing worker.
Compatibility with Kids
Good with children.
The Braque Saint-Germain was created when King Charles X of France crossed an orange and white English Pointer with a Braque Francais. It produced a dog similar to a pointing breed with short, fine hair that is white with orange marks. This was the foundation of the breed.