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Hungarian Short-Haired Pointer (Vizsla)

Hungarian Short-Haired Pointers are versatile hunting dogs that are able to work on plains, in woodlands or in water.

About the Hungarian Short-Haired Pointer (Vizsla)

Their typical qualities are an outstanding nose, remarkable retrieving abilities and an innate ability to remain on the scent, even when swimming.

Their easy-going nature means they are well suited to living indoors. Hungarian Short-Haired Pointers, or Vizslas, are rather lightly built, lean dogs that represent strength and beauty in perfect harmony.

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

Breed specifics

Country
Hungary
Group
FCI Group 7, AKC Sporting Group
Size category
Medium
Avg life expectancy
12–15 years

Lively / Friendly / Even-tempered / Sensitive / Confident

Key facts

  • Requires moderate grooming
  • Requires outdoor space
  • Good with people

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