ANIMAL LIFE EXPECTANCY!

PORTUGUESE WATER DOG

Picture of a portuguese water dog
LIFE SPAN: 10-14 years
Breed Name: Portuguese Water Dog
Group: Gun Dog
Origin: Portugal
Chien D'Eau Portugais, Portugiesischer Wasserhund, Perro De Agua Portugues

HISTORY

The Portuguese Water Dog has a long history of use in its homeland, where it was, and still is, a vital part of the fishing industry. The Portuguese Water Dog was recognized by the United Kennel Club in 1987.