The Bracco Italiano dog breed is famous for his ability to hunting in his native Italy. But he is increasing attention as an affectionate and sweet companion for the family. The Bracco Italiano is one of the good dog breeds that has got a unique appearance with his droopy lips, long ears, and soulful expression. People regard him as an ancient dog breed, dating back to the 4th or 5th century B.C.
Dog Breed Group: Sporting Dogs
Height: 1 foot, 9 inches to 2 feet, 2 inches tall at the shoulder
Weight: 33 to 88 pounds
Life Span: 12 to 13 years
The Bracco Italiano dog breed (plural is Bracchi) is basically a hunting dog in Italy which is his homeland. But people are beginning to admit that this good-looking dog with a pleasant personality and noble look is a superb show and companion dog as well.
The Bracco is renowned as the Italian Pointer as well, and he has got the ability of all kinds of hunting and both retrieves and points. He is sweet and relaxed in the home. This intelligent dog just needs training with consistency and gentleness and he will always target to make you happy, but harsh rectifications will bring about him to stop trying. He is always alert will probably bark when people visit the home, but he’s too polite to be a guard dog. If he grows up with other dogs, people, kids, and even cats, the Bracco dog breed can do well with them.
Male: Stands about 23 to 26 inches at the shoulder
Female: Stands 22 to 24 inches
Weight: Ranges between 55 and 88 pounds, depending on height.