Vizsla Breed Profile
Among the endearing traits of the Vizsla is that they are loving, gentle, willful, trainable, smart, and eager to please.
This breed of dog gets along great with children.
Lifespan and Weight
The average lifespan for this breed of dog is around 12 to 15 years. However, with the advancement of veterinary medicine, pets have been known to live up to 20 years and even longer. The average weight for this breed of dog is 40 to 60 lbs.
The most common diseases and medical conditions associated with this breed of dog include but are not limited to hip dysplasia.
Housebreaking and Shedding
Housebreaking is out of the question for this breed of dog, as they prefer the outdoors. Shedding is average, brush every other day to maintain.
Best Owner Compatibility
Not suitable for the apartment or condo environment. Not suitable for the frequent traveler. Best Owner has a large yard to play in and lots of love and attention to give. Preferable setting is in the countryside with many acres on which to run and play.
Where to Buy
The best places to buy this breed of dog are from reputable breeders, animal shelters, and rescue organizations.
You can expect to pay an average of around 1,650+ per dog. Routine veterinary care should be included in your budget.
Not usually aggressive unless abused or neglected.
This breed of dog makes for a great watchdog.
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