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Deutsche Bracke

In terms of physique and behaviour, the Deutsche Bracke has all the qualities and natural aptitudes of a hound. As such, it is very important that dogs of this breed work and live outdoors.

About the Deutsche Bracke

The Deutsche Bracke is a light, high stationed, elegant, yet strongly made hunting dog with a noble, comparatively fine head, good leathers and a well carried, but in respect of the noble general appearance, remarkably thick tail.

Their loving and even temper means these dogs make great family pets, although they do require an owner with some experience caring for hounds.

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

Breed specifics

Country
Germany
Group
FCI Group 6
Size category
Medium
Avg life expectancy
10–12 years

Loving / Even-tempered

Key facts

  • Requires minimal grooming
  • Makes a great family dog
  • Needs an owner with some experience

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