Breeder Sign In Dog breeder login       Dog Breeders Join Us (click here) Place a new puppy ad  
Contact Us Contact e Dog Breeders by email
eDogLovers.com Logo

   
 
Puppy paw Puppy paw Puppy paw Puppy paw
e dog breeder home
Home
Find a Puppy
List Puppies
Dog Breeds
Get Listed
Selecting a Breed Shopping for dogs and puppies
Contact Us
Buyer Tips Stud Services Breeder Login
Find a Dog Breeders
Get Listed Dog Breeders
 
Deutsch Kurzhaar Dog Breed Puppy Ads
AKA: Deutscher, Kurzhaariger Vortsehund, Kurzhaar
Breed Group: Gundog Group Height Male: 23-25 inches (59-64 cm.)
Breed Size: Large Height Female: 21-23 inches (53-58 cm.)
Breed Origin: Germany Weight: 45-70 pounds (20-32 kg.)
Appearance
In appearance, the Kurzhaar is noble, well balanced, and built for speed, power, and endurance. In temperament, the Kurzhaar is outgoing, friendly, and an ideal family companion.
 

Temperament
The Deutsch Kurzhaar is a versatile hunting dog, bred by hunters, for hunters. As such, it is capable of pointing and retrieving game birds, retrieving waterfowl and furred game, and tracking wounded game. It must show cooperation in working with its handler, and at the same time, must show enough independence to execute long and difficult tracking and retrieving, without relying on the handler.

 
History
Through literary sources we know that the ancestors of the Deutsch-Kurzhaar can not exclusively be found among the Old German lead dogs, bloodhounds, scent hounds, hunting dogs and further native breeds. These dogs were specialized in attacking and bringing game to bay The history of the Deutsch-Kurzhaar begins with the dogs that were used to point birds in order net them – especially in the Mediterranean countries and by falconry hunting. The pointing dog came to the German courts via France, Spain and Flanders. These dog’s most important attribute was their pointing capability. After the double-barrelled shotgun was invented in 1750 there was an even greater need for a pointing dog. As of then, birds were shot in flight.
 
Health

 
 
break
Deutsch Kurzhaar Breed Clubs/Associatons
To add your official club/association, simply contact us and let us know your club's web address or contact details.

 
Registered Breed Clubs  
None Registered at This Time..  
   
Other Breed Clubs  
North American Deutsch Kurzhaar Club  
http://www.deutsch-kurzhaar.de/  
 
break
You're viewing Deutsch Kurzhaar breed information  
   
View Another Dog Breed Profile
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
   
 

 

 

 

 


Deutsch Kurzhaar


Scale ( 1 to 5 ): 1=Low 5=High
Guard Dog? 2
Watch Dog? 3
Exercise Needed? 5
Grooming? 1
Energy Level? 4
Shedding? 3
Ease to Train? 4
Good with children? 5
 
Deutsch Kurzhaar Breeders
 
Search all Deutsch Kurzhaar dog breeder Find a dog breeder
 
Print this page, send to a friend and more!
 

 

 
     
 
 
Breeders, help us maintain a true to the breed profile. Report any errors or out-dated or incorrect information. Report here. Breed Profiles   Got a better photo to represent this breed?
Submit it and get full credit if we use it.
Send it to us here:
Breed Photo
 
         
  Quick Links
Divider

Divider
Divider Why eDogLovers.com
Divider
Get Approval as a Dog Breeders Contact Us * We PROMOTE Responsible Breeding
  Puppies for sale Disclaimer * Find great homes for your puppies and adult dogs
Over 200 Dog Breed profiles Code of Ethics * Puppy listings from reputable breeders
  Finding a new puppy Divider * Advertise your stud dogs
I want to buy a puppy   * WE CARE ABOUT YOUR DOGS
  eDogLovers Home  
  Search Dog Breeders ** List puppies FREE with your Featured or Premium
dog breeder registration.
  Finding a reputable dog breeder  
  List Puppies for Sale    
  Shop for your NEW Puppy      
         
Stephanie