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Braque Francais Pyrenees-type

The petite French braque

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Original Name : Braque Français type Pyrénées

Type : Braccoid

Male size : 18½-22¾ inches

Female size : 18½-22 inches

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Countries of origin : France

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The Braque Francais is a native of the southern Pyrenean. As a highly adaptable breed it has found a home with hunters from other parts of France, as well as abroad.

Head+

Chestnut brown with well opened nostrils. The lips are less well descended than in the Gascogne-type.

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Belly less let down than the Gascogne-type. Not too heavy or light.

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Coat+

Brown or white ticked or speckled.

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Ears+

Set above high level, barely folded, tips reach no farther than to within ¾ inch of the nose.

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Tail+

Fine, may be naturally short at birth.

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Hair+

Finer and shorter than the Gascogne-type.

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The Braque Francais Pyrénées-type has the same general characteristics as the Gascogne-type, only smaller and lighter. These hardy dogs, adequately muscled but without heaviness, have a somewhat tighter skin than their cousin.

Did you know ?

Pyrénées-types are more spirited, impetuous and faster on the ground than Gascogne-types, and they know just how to conserve energy so they do not use it up too soon.

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