Pointer Breed Information

Showdog.com Breed Since Tuesday, June 03, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
16 338 707 5.8 15 17

Schedule of Points

Sex 1 2 3 4 5
Dogs 2 3 4 5 6
Bitches 2 4 5 6 7

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 SW Pointers send a message to SW Pointerssend message 5 hours ago
2 speedy2 send a message to speedy2send message 12 hours ago
3 HillShine send a message to HillShinesend message 4 hours ago
4 SilknT send a message to SilknTsend message 12 hours ago
5 Hillend send a message to Hillendsend message 4 hours ago
6 Halcyon Dreams send a message to Halcyon Dreamssend message 3 hours ago
7 Dartmoor send a message to Dartmoorsend message 5 hours ago
8 Foxlego send a message to Foxlegosend message 9 hours ago
9 Burley Kennels send a message to Burley Kennelssend message 5 hours ago
10 Drift Kennels send a message to Drift Kennelssend message 5 hours ago

Breed Scale of Points

Trait Importance
Head 20
Forequarter 10
Hindquarter 10
Gait 10
Top Neck and Back 15
Coat 5
Size 5
Feet 5
General 20
Breed Colors
Black 40%
Lemon 10%
Liver 10%
Orange 40%

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Lifespan refers to the earliest age (in months) that Pointer dogs can die on Showdog.com
"General" Factor
The "General" factor takes into account such things as show shine and temperament in addition to the other genetic traits.
Did you know?
In the American Kennel Club, a dog needs 15 points to become a Champion, with each win gaining anywhere from zero to five points depending on the number of dogs competing and the area where the show is held.