Dog Breed profiles

Munsterlander (Large) Breed Profile

Munsterlander (Large) fact file

KC Group: gundog
Size: large
Good with children?: yes recommended
Exercise requirement: lots
Good guard dogs?: would bark
Moulting level: medium
Grooming: moderate
Jogging partner: yes

A close companion and hunt-point-retrieve breed blessed with an excellent nose, equally happy tracking game across land and water. The Munsterlander is both elegant and practical, in fact top show Munsterlanders are regularly working dogs indicating what a wonderfully versatile breed they are.

Munsterlander (Large) Character

Incredibly loyal and affectionate, a Munsterlander will love to work, play and rest close to you. They are great with children although do be aware that they can be quite boisterous and excited. Keeping a Munsterlander quiet will require dedicated training, although they are keen to please and should learn quite easily.

Munsterlander (Large) Size

Dogs should measure 60-65cm and bitches 58-63cm.

Munsterlander (Large) Health

There are few reported common ailments of concern with the breed, just be sure to take care whilst exercising a young puppy as they can develop Hip Dysplasia.

Munsterlander (Large) Special Care

A Munsterlander doesn't enjoy being left on their own for any great length of time, ideally they should be engaged with some member of their family for the vast majority of the day.

Remember! All breed profiles are general and every dog is an individual.