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Pachon Navarro – Dog Breed Guide
Pachon Navarro dogs were originally bred to hunt elk. Today these pointing dogs are now used as partridge dogs.
The Pachon Navarro is translated to the Navarro Pointer in English.
Date – 12th century.
Country – Spain
Family / Group – Gun Dog, Pointer
This dog breed is believed to have been developed as early as the 12th century. It may be the ancestor of the other pointers in this region. For centuries, this dog breed has faced near extinction. Today the few remaining dogs of this type are kept in Spain’s rural region. These dogs are impressive when hunting, showing capabilities as hunters, pointers, and retrievers.
This dog breed is an enthusiastic and active dog that loves to work and has great endurance.
They were originally bred to hunt elk. Today these pointing dogs are now used as partridge dogs.
This is a dog that will not do great in cold climates. They are also not good apartment dogs or city pets. They require homes that are in rural or suburban areas.
They are very easy to groom.
They show high intelligence and obedience. This makes them highly trainable dogs.
There are no known health problems plaguing this breed in particular.
Lots of exercises is needed for this dog breed. They should be taken on long walks every day.