|Preferred Climate:||Any Climate|
|Life Span:||12-15 Years|
|Nicknames:||Pointer/Golden Retriever mix, Gointer|
American Gointer Build Information
The American Gointer is a hybrid cross-breed between the English Pointer and the Golden Retriever. They are medium sized, with flappy ears, and straight fur that comes in color variations of light cream, golden fawn, or even dark brown/chocolate with the occasional occurrence of white-tipped footpads and tails.
|Length (Male):||22-27 in.|
|Length (Female):||22-24 in.|
|Weight:||41 - 65 lbs|
|Tail Dock or Crop:||No|
Behaviour and Personality
American Gointers are extremely loving dogs, perfect for family pets and great with children. They can, however, stubborn and should be trained and socialized from their puppy days. American Goiters are protective of their families and tend to do best with people who pay attention to them and have regular interactions.
|Activity Level:||Very Active|
|Affection Level:||Very Affectionate|
|Energy Level:||Very Active|
|Kid Friendliness:||Very Friendly|
|Colors:||Gold, Light Brown|
American Gointer Common Health Conditions
This breed requires regular exercise to stay fit.
American Gointer Pet Insurance
When adding a dog or cat to your family you want to make sure your pet is happy, healthy and protected. During its lifetime your pet is exposed to many illnesses and diseases and some breeds are affected by a congenital disease which is a condition existing at birth. At these moments when your pet is ill or maybe needs surgery, you want to be protected for the unexpected and high veterinarian costs.
Breed Talents and Facts
This dog breed is a huge fan of hunting!
|Jolly for Jogging:||Yes|