Portuguese Water Dog similar breeds

Quick breed overview

Origin: Flag of PortugalPortugal

InfoRating IconRating
Energy Level4/5
Exercise Need4/5
Affection Level4/5
Ease of Training3/5
Grooming Need5/5
Friendliness (Dogs)3/5
Friendliness (Other Pets)4/5
Friendliness (Strangers)3/5
Watchdog Ability4/5
Protection Ability3/5
Cold Tolerance3/5
Heat Tolerance3/5

Portuguese Water Dog - More information

Breed groups

  • FCI section: 8.3 Water Dogs

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  • Original name: Cão De Agua Português

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