Belgian Griffon

Overview

The Griffon Bruxellois or Brussels Griffon is a breed of toy dog, named for their city of origin: Brussels, Belgium. The Griffon Bruxellois may refer to three different breeds, the Griffon Bruxellois, the Griffon Belge and the Petit Brabançon. Identical in standard except for coat and color differences, in some standards they are considered varieties of the same breed, much like Belgian Sheepdogs.

Information

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Hypoallergenic
No
Litter Size
6.0
Breed Type
Purebred
Breed Group
Working
Breed Coat Type
Medium

Characteristics / Temperament

Dogs have several different traits or characteristics which may or may not be right for you. Learn if the Belgian Griffon has the set of characteristics that are right for you.

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Coat Colors

The recognised colors of the Belgian Griffon are: black, white, and brown.

Life Expectancy

The Belgian Griffon has a life expectancy of 10 to 13 years.

Height and Weight

The Belgian Griffon typically weighs between 45 to 80 pounds, placing it on the heavier end of dog breeds. It's typically 18 to 25 inches in height.
Gender Weight Range Height Range
Male 55 pounds - 80 pounds 20 inches - 25 inches
Feamle 45 pounds - 70 pounds 18 inches - 24 inches

Food Consumption in Cups

The Belgian Griffonwill require on average 2.0 cups of dog food daily for proper nutrition.

Belgian Griffon Photos

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