EVERYTHING WE NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE ENGLISH POINTER
The English Pointer is medium size pointing dog,that has been developed in England. Just like their cousins pointers from Germany, Italy, France and Portugal, the English Pointer was used to retrieve game for hunters and it’s considered to be the best amongst best in this field.These gun dogs are friendly and love the company of humans and are perfect for a family with children.Preferably best choice for lifestyle would be in a house. The pointers are very much independent and do like to have space around them. Due to their high energy levels, would be a great choice dog for someone who loves running, hiking, cycling and swimming.
The English Pointer nowadays is considered to be mostly bred and raised as a show dog, since the days of these dogs primarily being used on the field has gone. The Pointers were used once to locate hare.They excelled in pointing and tracking, which made them first choices selection for amongst other breeds.