Portuguese Water Dog Breed Information

Portuguese Water Dog
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 15, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
7 41 115 5.1 14 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 BlackFireKnls send a message to BlackFireKnlssend message 1 day ago
2 Royal Breeze send a message to Royal Breezesend message 8 hours ago
3 SKL Whippets send a message to SKL Whippetssend message 1 day ago
4 Sagerwood send a message to Sagerwoodsend message 20 hours ago
5 Vivente send a message to Viventesend message 4 days ago

Breed Scale of Points

Trait Importance
Head 20
Forequarter 5
Hindquarter 5
Gait 5
Top Neck and Back 15
Coat 10
Size 10
Feet 10
General 20
Breed Colors
Black 25%
Black & White 35%
Brown 15%
Brown & White 20%
White 5%

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Lifespan
Lifespan refers to the earliest age (in months) that Portuguese Water Dog 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.