Originally a cross between the Braque Francais and the English Pointer, the Braque Saint Germain is an active, medium-sized hunting dog. This pooch excels at flushing, pointing, and retrieving. They tend to be eager to please and laid-back in their personalities. You'll have an affectionate pack member when you add one of these pups to your household. They'll bond to every member of the family and usually get along well with other pooches. With their hunting background, this breed requires lots of activity. Offer them a few hours of vigorous exercise each day to help them burn off some energy.
With early training, socialization, and adequate exercise, the Braque Saint Germain can make a pawtastic addition to an active lifestyle. They bond well with family members and tend to be friendly to visitors and other dogs. Think twice about getting this breed if you have smaller pets at home. The breed's hunting instinct may take over with smaller animals!