Portuguese Pointer Breed Information

Portuguese Pointer
Showdog.com Breed Since Monday, August 20, 2007
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
16 350 472 5.5 13 20

Schedule of Points

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

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 Affinity send a message to Affinitysend message Not Listed
2 Windgate send a message to Windgatesend message 10 hours ago
3 OnPoint send a message to OnPointsend message Not Listed
4 Saragrave send a message to Saragravesend message 14 hours ago
5 Backward PPointers send a message to Backward PPointerssend message Not Listed
6 bluesapphirecollies2 send a message to bluesapphirecollies2send message 2 days ago
7 Maui Breeze send a message to Maui Breezesend message Not Listed
8 Rhoslyn Kennels send a message to Rhoslyn Kennelssend message Not Listed
9 Spirit Ranch send a message to Spirit Ranchsend message 8 hours ago

Breed Scale of Points

Trait Importance
Head 20
Forequarter 5
Hindquarter 5
Gait 10
Top Neck and Back 10
Coat 15
Size 10
Feet 5
General 20


Lifespan
Lifespan refers to the earliest age (in months) that Portuguese 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?
The figure 8 exercise requires the team to heel in a figure 8 pattern either on or off leash. Generally two of the ring stewards will assist the judge with this exercise by acting as "posts", standing 8 feet apart, that the team walks around to form the loops of the figure 8.