meet theGerman Longhaired Pointer

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Training &Temperament

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Did You Know?

The German Longhaired Pointer has been assigned the Sporting Group designation.

The German Longhaired Pointer is one of the few major versatile gun dog breeds in which black is not an allowable color.

The German Longhaired Pointer has been recorded in the Foundation Stock Service since May 2010.

The German Longhaired Pointer is actually a point spaniel as are most of the longhaired pointing breeds.

The German Longhaired Pointer is not only a field dog, but also is adept at both water work and tracking wounded game.

From the November 2010 Board Meeting - The German Longhaired Pointer was approved to compete in Performance Events effective July 1, 2011.

The German Longhaired Pointer is one the oldest of the versatile breeds.

From the May 2010 Board Meeting - Two new breeds were added to the Foundation Stock Service Program - the German Longhaired Pointer and Drentsche Patrijshond.

colors & Markings

Below is a list of the colors and markings available for this breed. Please refer to the breed standard for descriptions and the difference in types.

Colors

Description Desc. Standard Colors Std. Colors Registration Code Reg. Code
Brown & White 063

Markings

Description Desc. Standard Markings Std. Markings Registration Code Reg. Code
Roan 036
Speckled 037