Lord of the English countryside
Original Name : Pointer
Type : Braccoid
Other Names : English, Pointer
Male size : 24¾-27¼ inches
Female size : 24-26 inches
Degree of grooming :
Countries of origin : United Kingdom
Pointers go about their work in a very aristocratic way. Alert with an impression of strength, speed and stamina, they are renowned for having an even temperament.
Medium broad, in proportion to the length of the foreface, well pronounced occipital protuberance, well defined stop.
Strong, muscular, slightly arched, short-coupled loins, chest just wide enough and well let down to the elbows.
Typically, lemon and white, orange and white, liver and white, black and white. Solid colors and tricolors are acceptable.
Set fairly high, close to the head, medium length, pointed slightly at the tip.
Beats from side to side when the dog is in action.
Fine, short, hard, evenly distributed, perfectly smooth, straight, glossy.
Pointers are harmonious and well built throughout, all gracious curves, exuding strength and suppleness. One of the first breeds to be registered by the F.C.I., as seasoned athletes Pointers are elite performers in every sense.