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Griffon bleu de Gascogne

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Breed Information
Popularity (2015) #
Name Griffon bleu de Gascogne
Other names None
Origin France
Breed Group Scenthound (UKC)
Size Medium
Type Cross Breed
Life span 12-15 years
Temperament AffectionateAlertEnergeticFriendlyIndependentLivelyLoyal
Height Males: 19.5 - 22.5 inchesFemale: 19 - 21.5 inches
Weight  
Colors Black & White
Litter Size  
Puppy Price Average $400 - $500 USD
Breed Characteristics
Adaptability 4 stars
Apartment Friendly 2 stars
Barking Tendencies 4 starsFrequent
Cat Friendly 3 stars
Child Friendly 4 starsGood with Kids: This is a suitable dog breed for kids. It is also very friendly toward other pets and very friendly toward strangers.
Dog Friendly 3 stars
Exercise Needs 4 stars
Grooming 2 starsLow Maintenance: Grooming is only necessary once in a while to maintain upkeep.
Health Issues 2 starsUsually very healthyHypoallergenic: No
Intelligence 2 starsRanking: 80+
Playfulness 3 stars
Shedding Level 0 starsUnknown
Stranger Friendly 4 stars
Trainability 0 starsUnknown
Watchdog Ability 4 stars
Griffon bleu de Gascogne Puppy PictureGriffon bleu de Gascogne Puppy Picture
Puppy Names
Rank Male Female
01 Charlie Molly
02 Max Daisy
03 Bandit Maggie
04 Louie Emma
05 Oscar Lola
06 Duke Coco
07 Henry Rosie
08 Sam Layla
09 Jackson Abbie
10 Jasper Maya
Overview

A medium sized, solidly built Griffon of rustic appearance. Height at the withers for males is 19.5 to 22.5 inches. For females, it is 19 to 21.5 inches.

Alert, keen and enterprising, the Griffon Blue de Gascogne has a fine nose and a good voice and is an intent hunter, yet it is affectionate.

History
The Griffon Bleu de Gascogne is a breed of very ancient Pyrenean origin. It is the result of crossing a medium sized Gascony Blue with a Griffon. After having nearly become extinct, the breed is experiencing a considerable revival. It is used to hunt hare and wild boar.
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Medium dog breeds , G