ANIMAL LIFE EXPECTANCY!

WIREHAIRED POINTING GRIFFON

Picture of a wirehaired pointing griffon
LIFE SPAN: 10-12 years
Breed Name: Wirehaired Pointing Griffon
Group: Gun Dog
Origin: Netherlands
Korthals Griffon, Pointing Wirehaired Griffon, Griffon D'Arrjt A Poil Dur

HISTORY

This highly regarded sporting dog was perfected in Germany by a Dutchman, Edward Korthals, between 1865 and 1885. It was first known as the Korthals Griffon for this reason. The Wirehaired Pointing Griffon was recognized by the United Kennel Club in 1936.