Hungarian Vizsla

Large Size

Doesn't moult much

Not good for first time owners

Vizslas were used in falconry as far back as the 14th Century on the central plains of Hungry. He is a natural hunter with an excellent nose.

FACT SHEET

Attractive to ...

Someone looking for a high energy, gentle-mannered and loyal 'Velcro' dog.

Not the best for ...

Someone who doesn't want a constant companion. Vizslas will whine when they are feeling neglected.

Aliases

Magyar Vizsla, Hungarian Pointer, Hungarian Vizsla

Cross between

None

Origin

Hungary

Size

Large
Large - but would still fit in a small car

Exercise Needs

High (Two hours or more)
Without sufficient mental and physical exercise will probably do the wall of death around the living room!

Coat

Smooth
Dogs that you mainly just need to polish! But be warned - short haired dogs moult all the time!

Shedding

Doesn't moult much
But all dogs shed dander so if you're allergic, make sure you'll be ok

Life expectancy

9 years

Good first dog?

No

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