ANIMAL LIFE EXPECTANCY!

PORTUGUESE POINTER

Picture of a portuguese pointer
LIFE SPAN: 12-14 years
Breed Name: Portuguese Pointer
Group: Gun Dog
Origin: Portugal
Portuguese Pointing Dog, Chien D'Arret Portugais, Portugiesischer Vorstehhund, Perdiguero Portugues

HISTORY

Portuguese Pointers were described in a 12th century Portuguese book of hunting. The Portuguese Pointer was recognized by the United Kennel Club on January 1, 1996.