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Auvergne Pointer

Auvergne Pointer have a very particular coat, especially on the head, which is black, preferably with a white blaze from the skull to the sides of the muzzle.
Auvergne Pointer adult in black and white

About the Auvergne Pointer

This gentle, very affectionate breed is intelligent and docile, which makes it a wonderful family dog. As pointers, Auvergne Pointers have a very strong nose.

Their natural qualities should be developed during training.

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

Breed specifics

Country: France
Size category: Small
Avg life expectancy: 12-15 years
Gentle / Loving / Intelligent / Obedient / Resilient

Key facts

Makes a great family dog
Patient with children and other animals
Requires minimal grooming
Dachshund puppy in black and white eating from a red bowl

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