Original Name : Perdiguero de Burgos
Type : Braccoid
Other Names : Spanish, Pointer
Male size : 24½-26½ inches
Female size : 23¼-25¼ inches
Degree of grooming :
Countries of origin : Spain
Perdiguero de Burgos are wonderful pointers that are especially suited to game animals and birds. These well balanced, calm dogs have an excellent character blending gentleness and intelligence, conveyed in a very noble expression.
Generally, large and powerful, with well developed skull, solid muzzle and face.
Square, strong and robust with powerful chest and thorax, giving the impression of power and agility.
White and liver, irregularly mixed to produce liver-marbled, grayish liver, liver speckled and other combinations.
Long and hanging, triangular, set at eye level, at rest they hang graciously in corkscrew fashion.
Thick at the base, set medium high.
Dense, medium thickness, short, smooth, spread across the whole body, including between the toes.
Spanish Pointers are good-sized shorthaired dogs with well developed head, hanging ears, compact torso and solid legs. Almost square in build, they need to be well proportioned and harmonious when standing and moving.
The Perdiguero de Burgos is a hardy breed that can work on any type of terrain hunting any type of game. Spanish Pointers are obedient, solid and, above all, endowed with a keen sense of smell and excellent hunting skills, thanks to their calm and assurance on the trail, and their impeccable pointing and retrieving.