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Name Pont-Audemer Spaniel Brittany Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen
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Other Names
What other names do they have?
Setter of Pont-Audemer
Epagneul Pont-Audemer
American Brittany
Brittany Spaniel
Epagneul Breton
Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen
Large Vendéen Griffon
Breed Type
Which dog is purebred or crossbreed? Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen breed type comparison:
Purebred Purebred Purebred

Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen Price and Availability Comparison

Price
Which is cheaper, Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen? Which is more expensive?
$500-$700 $700-$800 $500-$800
Availability
Which is easier to get, Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen?
Average: The Pont-Audemer Spaniel is a commonly available dog breed.
Very frequent: The Brittany is quite easy to get.
Rare: You may rarely see each other in everyday life, but you might catch a glimpse of each other at dog shows.

Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen Size Comparison

Size
Which is bigger, Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen? Which is the smallest dog, Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen?
Medium Medium Large
Medium
Weight
Which is heavier, Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or Brittany? Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen weight comparison:
44-60 pounds (20-27 kg) Male: 35-40 pounds (16-18 kg), Females: 30-40 pounds (14-18 kg) 40-44 pounds (18-20 kg)
Average Weight
Which dog has a smaller / higher average weight?
52 pounds (23.5 kg) Male: 37.5 pounds (17 kg), Females: 35 pounds (16 kg) 42 pounds (19 kg)
Height
Which is taller, Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen? Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen height comparison:
20-23 inches (50-58 cm) Male: 17-21 inches (43-53 cm), Female: 18-20 inches (46-51 cm) Male: 15–18 inches (39–45 cm), Female: 15–17 inches (38–44 cm)
Average Height
Which dog has a smaller / higher average height?
21.5 inches (54 cm) Male: 19 inches (48 cm), Female: 19 inches (48.5 cm) Male: 16.5 inches (42 cm), Female: 16 inches (41 cm)

Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen Grooming, Hair and Care Comparison

Coat / Hair Types
What type of coat/fur do they have? Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen coat comparison:
Curly
Wavy
Smooth
Dense
Feathered Wiry
Shaggy
Colors
What are the original Pont-Audemer Spaniel, Brittany and Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen color?
Brown
White
Black
Liver
White
Orange
Roan
Black & Tan
Black & White
Fawn & Black
Lemon & White
Orange & White
Grooming
Which dog is easy to maintain, Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen? Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen grooming comparison:
Average: The Pont-Audemer Spaniel requires average grooming effort.
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Easy to groom: The Brittany doesn't require a lot of grooming.
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Average: The Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen requires average grooming effort.
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Shedding Level
Who sheds more Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen? Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or {name3 shedding:
Pont-Audemer Spaniels shed moderately.
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Brittanys are low shedders.
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Grand Basset Griffon Vendeens shed moderately.
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Bath Time / Bathing Frequency
Which dog should be bathed more: Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen?
3-4 weeks
More often than average. These dog coats tend to be longer, softer, and oilier than short-haired breeds.
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6-8 weeks
Rarely. Bathing your dog is beneficial to them in more ways than just one.
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8-12 weeks
Very rarely. Bathing your dog is beneficial to them in more ways than just one.
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Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen Personality / Temperament Comparison

Temperament
Which one has a better personality? Which is a better family dog, Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen? Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen behavior/temperament comparison:
Affectionate
Gentle
Clownish
Hard
Working
Trainable
Alert
Intelligent
Social
Independent
Responsive
Alert
Fast
Vocal
Courageous
Stubborn
Mannered
Intelligent Rank
Which is the smarter dog? Which is best? Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen intelligence:
Very smart: Pont-Audemer Spaniel is an excellent dog breed.
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Very smart: Brittany is an excellent dog breed.
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Low: The Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen is one of the dog breeds that have the lowest degree of obedience intelligence.
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Trainability
Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen trainability comparison.
Pont-Audemer Spaniels are very easy to train.
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Brittanys are easy to train.
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Grand Basset Griffon Vendeens are quite easy to train.
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Playfulness
Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen playfulness comparison:
The Pont-Audemer Spaniel is a highly playful breed.
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The Brittany is a highly playful breed.
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Average: Grand Basset Griffon Vendeens, like any other dog breed, like playing.
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Sensitivity Level
Which dog is more sensitive? What's the difference?
Sensitive: Pont-Audemer Spaniels don't like an irregular daily routine, noisy household, and frequent guest visits.
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Sensitive: Brittanys don't like an irregular daily routine, noisy household, and frequent guest visits.
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They are a little bit more sensitive than other dog breeds.
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Affection Level
Which is the more affectionate dog breed: Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen?
High: Pont-Audemer Spaniels are genuinely loyal, soft and gentle, loving and affectionate dogs toward their handlers.
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High: Brittanys are genuinely loyal, soft and gentle, loving and affectionate dogs toward their handlers.
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High: Grand Basset Griffon Vendeens are genuinely loyal, soft and gentle, loving and affectionate dogs toward their handlers.
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Social Needs
Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen social needs comparison:
Pont-Audemer Spaniels need a lot of social interaction.
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Brittanys need a lot of social interaction.
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Grand Basset Griffon Vendeens need for social interaction is average.
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Barking
Which dog barks more/less: Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen?
Average to High: The Pont-Audemer Spaniel is a vocal breed.
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Average: The Brittany barks occasionally.
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Average: The Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen barks occasionally.
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Watchdog Ability
Which is the better watchdog: Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen?
Pont-Audemer Spaniels are average watchdogs.
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Brittanys are average watchdogs.
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Grand Basset Griffon Vendeens are not the best choice if you want a good watchdog.
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Guarding Behavior / Territorial
Which is a better guard dog Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen? Which dog is most likely to protect its owner? Which is the best dog to use for protection?
Pont-Audemer Spaniels are average defenders.
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Brittanys are average defenders.
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Grand Basset Griffon Vendeens can't provide protection for their territory.
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Biting Potential
Which breed of dog is most likely to bite? Biting potential comparison:

Low 🔽

The Pont-Audemer Spaniel has a low chance of biting somebody.

Low 🔽

The Brittany has a low chance of biting somebody.

Low 🔽

The Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen has a low chance of biting somebody.
Bite Force
Which bite is stronger: Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen?

Between 200 and 400 PSI

Pont-Audemer Spaniel bite force: Ordinary.

Between 200 and 400 PSI

Brittany bite force: Ordinary.

Between 200 and 400 PSI

Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen bite force: Ordinary.
Mouthiness
Which is the better dog? Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen mouthiness comparison:
Pont-Audemer Spaniels have a strong tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
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Brittanys have an average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
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Grand Basset Griffon Vendeens have an average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
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Impulse to Wander or Roam
Which dog has a greater roaming instinct?
Pont-Audemer Spaniels have high wanderlust potential, which means that this breed has a strong desire for exploring the world.
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The wanderlust potential of the Brittany is strong enough to escape from home.
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Grand Basset Griffon Vendeens have high wanderlust potential, which means that this breed has a strong desire for exploring the world.
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Prey Drive
Which dog has a higher prey drive? Which can be better for hunting?
Pont-Audemer Spaniels have a high impulse to chase and catch something.
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Brittanys have a high impulse to chase and catch something.
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Grand Basset Griffon Vendeens have a high impulse to chase and catch something.
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Apartment Friendly
Which dog is more apartment friendly Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen?
It is not recommended to keep the Pont-Audemer Spaniel breed in the home.
It is not the best choice if you want to keep them indoors, however, with careful exercise and several walks a day, they will tolerate the indoor environment, so it is possible to keep Brittany indoors.
Not an apartment-friendly dog the Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen breed.
Adaptability
Which dog has a higher adaptability potential? Which is the better dog?
Pont-Audemer Spaniels adapt well to lifestyle changes and different living environments.
Brittanys adapt very well to lifestyle changes and basically all living environments.
Grand Basset Griffon Vendeens adapt very well to lifestyle changes and basically all living environments.
Tolerates Being Left Alone
Which dog can be left alone: Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen?
Pont-Audemer Spaniels tend to have separation anxiety when their owners left them alone at home because they bond very closely with them.
Brittanys tend to have separation anxiety when their owners left them alone at home because they bond very closely with them.
Just like every puppy, they are prone to panic, cry, bark, whine when they left alone by their owner.

Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen Good With Comparison

Stranger Friendly
Which dog is more stranger friendly Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen? Which dog is more friendly?
Pont-Audemer Spaniels are average friendly towards strangers.
Brittanys are average friendly towards strangers.
Grand Basset Griffon Vendeens are very stranger-friendly dogs.
Pet Friendly
Which dog breeds get along well with other animals/pets?
Pont-Audemer Spaniels are generally with other pets.
Brittanys are generally with other pets.
Grand Basset Griffon Vendeens are one of the friendliest dog breeds.
Child Friendly
Which dog is more child/kid friendly Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen?
Pont-Audemer Spaniels are kid-friendly dogs.
Brittanys are very kid-friendly dogs.
Grand Basset Griffon Vendeens are very kid-friendly dogs.
Cat Friendly
Which dog is more cat friendly Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen?
Pont-Audemer Spaniels are average friendly towards cats.
Brittanys are average friendly towards cats.
Grand Basset Griffon Vendeens are very cat-friendly dogs.
Dog Friendly
Which dog is more dog friendly Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen?
Pont-Audemer Spaniels are very dog-friendly dogs.
Brittanys are very dog-friendly dogs.
Grand Basset Griffon Vendeens are dog-friendly dogs.
Good For First Time Owners
Which dog is good for the first-time owners: Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen?
Yes
Pont-Audemer Spaniels are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
Yes
Brittanys are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
Yes
Grand Basset Griffon Vendeens are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
Office Friendly
Which one fits better in the office?
No
Pont-Audemer Spaniel is not the best dog breed for office environment.
No
Brittany is not the best dog breed for office environment.
No
Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen is not the best dog breed for office environment.
Senior Citizens Friendly
Which dog is good for elderly people?
Pont-Audemer Spaniels are usually recommended for elderly people.
Brittanys are one of the best breeds for elderly people.
Grand Basset Griffon Vendeens are one of the best breeds for elderly people.

Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen Health Comparison

Health Issues
Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen health comparison. Which is the healthier: Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen?
Pont-Audemer Spaniels are commonly healthy dogs.
The Brittany is a healthy breed, but there are certain health issues that you should check with your vet regularly.
The Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen is a healthy breed, but there are certain health issues that you should check with your vet regularly.
Health Problems
Which one has more or less genetic/health problems: Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen? What are the allergies, genetic diseases and concerns for them? Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen health problems comparison:
No data available Epilepsy
Hip Dysplasia
Hypothyroidism
Allergies
Deafness
Epilepsy
Hip Dysplasia
Hypothyroidism
Veterinarian Visits
Which one may need more or less veterinary visits?
Rare
The Pont-Audemer Spaniel should have a complete physical check-up at least every 12-18 months (but preferably once per year).
Average
The Brittany should have a complete physical check-up at least once per year.
Average
The Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen should have a complete physical check-up at least once per year.
Life Expectancy
Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen lifespan comparison. How long do Pont-Audemer Spaniel, Brittany and Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen breeds live? Which one has a longer lifespan/life expectancy?
12-14 years
The average lifespan of Pont-Audemer Spaniel: 13 years
11-15 years
The average lifespan of Brittany: 13 years
13-15 years
The average lifespan of Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen: 14 years
Hypoallergenic
Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen hypoallergenic comparison. Which dog is hypoallergenic or not?
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Energy Level
Who has more energy a Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen? Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen energy level comparison:
Pont-Audemer Spaniels are high-energy dogs.
Brittanys are high-energy dogs.
Grand Basset Griffon Vendeens have a lower energy level than other dogs.
Activity Requirement / Exercise Need
Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen exercise need comparison. Which dog needs more activity? Which dog needs the most exercise: Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen? Which dog needs the most walking? Which dog is the laziest?
Pont-Audemer Spaniels need a lot of exercises.
Brittanys need a lot of exercises.
Grand Basset Griffon Vendeens exercise need is minimal.
Sleeping Need
Which one sleeps the least/most: Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen?
Pont-Audemer Spaniels are quite energetic dogs and they don't spend too much time with sleeping.
Brittanys don't need too much sleep.
Grand Basset Griffon Vendeens need a lot of sleep.
Average daily food consumption
Which dog eats more: Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen?
2 to 3 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals. 1.5 to 2 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two or three meals. 1.5 to 2 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two or three meals.
Weight Gain Potential / Prone to Obesity
Which dog breed is more prone to obesity? Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen weight gain potential comparison:
Average: The Pont-Audemer Spaniel has an average risk for obesity.
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Average: The Brittany has an average risk for obesity.
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Average: The Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen has an average risk for obesity.
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Weather and Climate
Which dog is best for hot or cold weather: Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen?
Tolerates warm and cold weather
Dogs that tolerate hot and cold weather are typically those that have a double coat of fur.
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Prefers average to cold weather conditions
The Brittany can adapt to well to cold weather conditions, some dogs even can be a good mountain dog.
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Prefers average to warm weather conditions
Different dogs have different preferences when it comes to weather conditions.
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Stinkiness
Which dog breed smells the least? Which dog smells the most? Which is best, Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen?

Medium

The Pont-Audemer Spaniel has an average chance of bad smell.

Medium

The Brittany has an average chance of bad smell.

High 🔼

The Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen has a high chance of bad smell.
Drooling Tendency
Which dog drools the most? Which dog drools the least?
The Pont-Audemer Spaniel drools quite a lot, so if you dislike being covered by slobber spots on your clothes, you may want to choose another dog breed.
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The Brittany is a perfect example of a low drooling tendency.
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The Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen drools quite a lot, so if you dislike being covered by slobber spots on your clothes, you may want to choose another dog breed.
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Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen As a Working Dog Comparison

Service Dog
Which one could be a service dog?

Not really

This breed generally not used as a service dog.
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Not really

This breed generally not used as a service dog.
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Not really

This breed generally not used as a service dog.
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Therapy Dog
Which one could be a therapy dog: Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Brittany or Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen? Which is better for autism?

Not really

This breed is generally not used as a therapy dog.
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Not really

This breed is generally not used as a therapy dog.
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Not really

This breed is generally not used as a therapy dog.
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Detection Dog or Sniffer Dog
Which one could be a detection/sniffer dog?

Not really

They are not typically employed for this type of work, but there may be exceptional cases.

Not really

They are not typically employed for this type of work, but there may be exceptional cases.

Not really

They are not typically employed for this type of work, but there may be exceptional cases.
Search and Rescue Dog (SAR)
Which one could be a search and rescue dog?

Not really

This dog breed is not typically used as a search and rescue dog.

Not really

This dog breed is not typically used as a search and rescue dog.

Not really

This dog breed is not typically used as a search and rescue dog.
Boat and Sailor Dog
Which one could be a boat dog: Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen?

Not really

Pont-Audemer Spaniel breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
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Not really

Brittany breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
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Not really

Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
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Cart Pulling or Drafting Dog
Which one could be a cart pulling or drafting dog?

Not really

A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling.
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Not really

A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling.
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Not really

A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling.
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Fighting Dog / Military Dog

Not really

In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.

Not really

In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.

Not really

In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.

Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen Reproducibility Comparison

Gestation Length 60-64 days See more. 60-64 days See more. 60-64 days See more.
Litter Frequency

Once a year.

More frequent breeding is not healthy.
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Once a year.

More frequent breeding is not healthy.
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Once a year.

More frequent breeding is not healthy.
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Litter Size
How many puppies can Pont-Audemer Spaniel and Brittany and Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen have?
4-8 puppies 1-11 puppies, average 6 7-12 puppies

Pont-Audemer Spaniel vs Brittany vs Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen Recognition Comparison

AKC Group
Which dog is recognized by the AKC?
Not recognized by the American Kennel Club. Recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1934 as a Sporting breed. Recognized by the American Kennel Club in 2018 as a Hound breed.
FCI Group
Which dog is recognized by the FCI?
Recognized by FCI in the Pointing Dogs group, in the Continental Pointing Dogs section. Recognized by FCI in the Pointing Dogs group, in the Continental Pointing Dogs section. Not recognized by FCI.
Breed Recognition
What other organizations and kennel clubs recognize these dog breeds?
No data available American Canine Registry
American Kennel Club
America's Pet Registry
Canadian Kennel Club
Dog Registry of America Inc.
Federation Cynologique Internationale
Kennel Club of Great Britain
North American Purebred Registry, Inc.
American Canine Association, Inc.
Australian National Kennel Council
Continental Kennel Club
National Kennel Club
New Zealand Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
Dog Registry of America Inc.
Federation Cynologique Internationale
North American Purebred Registry, Inc.
American Canine Association, Inc.

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