Original Name : Slovenský hrubosrstý Stavač
Type : Braccoid
Male size : 24½-26¾ inches
Female size : 22½-25¼ inches
Degree of grooming :
Countries of origin : Slovakia
Slovakian Wirehaired Pointers are particularly hardy, solid and versatile dogs that can work on the plains, in woodlands and in water, especially after the gunshot, searching for and retrieving injured game. These obedient dogs are easy to train.
Sufficiently long, lean, without folding, proportionate to the body.
Well built, rather tall, straight back, high neck with head carried high.
Brown-shaded sandy (“gray”) with lighter and darker shadings without white markings or with white markings on legs or chest; also “gray” with bigger or smaller markings, possibly speckled.
Proportionate length, set broad above eye level, rounded.
Moderately strong, set rather high, carried downward at rest, level in action.
Undercoat of short, firm down that is generally shed in summer and harsh, straight, close topcoat measuring around 1½ inches.
Slovakian Wirehaired Pointers are efficient working dogs of moderate strength, yet nobly built. The base coat color of wiry hair is “gray”.