Briquet Griffon Vendéen
Francia FCI 19 - Medium-sized Hounds

Briquet Griffon Vendéen

Long lasting, fast and robust, the Briquet Griffon Vendéen he is a passionate hunter with extraordinary instincts.

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History

The selection of Briquet Griffon Vendéen dates back to before WWI, and was made by the Count of Elva.

It is a harmonious and enhanced reduction of Grand Griffon Vendéen. It is a distinguished dog and quite robust in its construction. Several times decimated during wars, the Briquet Griffon Vendéen reappears at Fontenay-le-Comte in 1946.

Today, there are many excellent quality individuals. In 1995, a group of Briquets they won the french roe deer cup, and numerous dogs work on the foot of the boar.

It is the only breed that retains the name of “Briquet“, that means “medium size dog”.

Photo: This is a Briquet Griffon Vendéen. His name is Unno du Sentier D’Aimeron by Alephalpha, CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons

Physical characteristics “Briquet Griffon Vendéen”

The Briquet Griffon Vendéen it is a common griffon of medium size. The head and body are collected. The head, quite light, shows parallel lines of skull and muzzle. The cranium, pretty short, is slightly domed with a well-marked stop. Eyes are dark brown. The flexible ones, narrow and thin ears are medium long and turned inward. The short tail is thick at birth and gradually tapers towards the tip. Carries like a saber blade.

The coat is well proportioned, hard and rough without ever being woolly. The most common coat is white and orange. Other coats are black and white, black and Brown, black and sand, tricolor, charcoal sand color with or without white.

SIZE:
Height to the cross: In males: of 50 - 55 cm., in females: of 48 - 53 cm..

Character and skills “Briquet Griffon Vendéen”

Long lasting, fast and robust, the Briquet Griffon Vendéen he is a passionate hunter with extraordinary instincts. They are stubborn, enterprising and capable of taking initiative. Therefore, the teacher must be obeyed.

Entrepreneurs and determined, they are also resistant and robust. However, he is not very patient and can be bitten.

It's a hound, used for hunting big game, the hare and the fox. Adapts to city life and makes a proper watchdog.

Characteristics "Briquet Griffon Vendéen"

Coexistence is important that you have with your new friend. Before considering the acquisition of a dog of the breed "Briquet Griffon Vendéen" you know certain factors. Not all breeds of dogs are apt to live in an apartment, You must take into account their character, their need for exercise, their interaction with other pets, your care and if you have young children, their level of tolerance towards them.

Adaptation ⓘ

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Affection Level ⓘ

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Need to exercise ⓘ

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Social Needs ⓘ

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Apartment ⓘ

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Grooming ⓘ

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Stranger Friendly ⓘ

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Barking Tendencies ⓘ

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Health Issues ⓘ

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intelligence ⓘ

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versatility ⓘ

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Child Friendly ⓘ

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Watchdog Ability ⓘ

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Playfulness ⓘ

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Images “"Briquet Griffon Vendéen"“

Photos:

1 – A Medium Griffon Vendéen. Colour: white by Canarian, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons
2 – Medium Vendéen Griffon, Griffon Vendéen lighter by Canarian, CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons
3 – Briquet Grifón Vendeano by https://pin.it/1GsizhZ
4 – Briquet Grifón Vendeano by http://www.adopt-a-griffon.eu/en/breeds/briquet-griffon-vendeen-2/

Videos “"Briquet Griffon Vendéen"“

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Type and recognitions:

  • CLASSIFICATION FCI: 19
  • Group 6: Scent hounds, and related breeds.
  • Section 1: Scent hounds – 1.2: Medium-sized Hounds. With working trial.

Federations:

  • FCI – Group 6: Scent hounds, and related breeds. – Section 1.2: Medium-sized Hounds.
  • UKCScenthounds
  • Central Canine Society

FCI breed standard "Briquet Griffon Vendéen"

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Alternative names:

    1. Medium Vendéen Griffon (English).
    2. Briquet griffon vendéen (French).
    3. Briquet griffon vendéen (German).
    4. Briquet griffon vendéen (Portuguese).
    5. Briquet griffon vendéen (Spanish).
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