Frisian Water Dog

Frisian Water Dog

Key facts about the Frisian Water Dog

Life expectancy :

7

19

12

14

Temperament :

Intelligent Hunter

Size :

FCI breed nomenclature

FCI Group

Group 8 - Retrievers - Flushing Dogs - Water Dogs

Section

Section 3 : Water Dogs

Physical characteristics of the Frisian Water Dog

Adult size

Female : Between 21 and 22 in

Male : Between 22 and 24 in

Weight

Female : Between 44 and 55 lb

Male : Between 44 and 55 lb

Coat colour

Black
Brown

Type of coat

Long
Wavy

Eye colour

Brown

Temperament

  • 66%

    Affectionate

  • 66%

    Playful

  • 66%

    Calm

  • 100%

    Intelligent

  • 100%

    Hunter

  • 100%

    Fearful / wary of strangers

  • 66%

    Independent

    Behaviour of the Frisian Water Dog

    • 66%

      Tolerates solitude

    • 33%

      Easy to train / obedience

    • 66%

      Barking

    • 66%

      Tendency to run away

    • 66%