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Griffon Fauve de Bretagne

Griffon Fauve de Bretagnes are passionate hunting dogs that are nevertheless very good with people, sociable, affectionate and well balanced. They find it easy to adapt to any terrain and any game.

About the Griffon Fauve de Bretagne

On the hunt, this breed shows bravery, willingness, tenacity and industry. Griffon Fauve de Bretagnes are efficient, hard-working dogs, but they are also capable of rallying.

Although they may be relatively independent and driven by hunting instinct, they enjoy training. When led properly, they are obedient dogs who form strong bonds with their human companions.

Source: key facts and characteristics sourced from Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI)

Breed specifics

Country
France
Group
FCI Group 6
Size category
Medium
Avg life expectancy
11–14 years

Loving / Sociable / Even-tempered

Key facts

  • Requires moderate grooming
  • Enjoys training
  • Requires outdoor space

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