© Woudew (Walter Oude Wesselink) |


Breed origin: The Netherlands (Holland)
Original purpose: To lure ducks into traps.

AKC recognized: No
AKC group: Foundation Stock Service

Size: Weight: 20 to 24 lbs
Size: Height: 14 to 16 inches
© Ellende (Eline Spek) |
Color: White with distinct and clear patches of orange or chestnut.

General characteristics/temperament: The Kooikerhondje is cheerful, quiet, friendly, good natured, active, agile, intelligent, and alert. They are easy to care for, and very dependent on its domestic environment,

© Ellende (Eline Spek) |
Good watchdog? Yes

© Woudew (Walter Oude Wesselink) |
Energy/Activity Level: Moderate

Exercise requirement: They can adapt to different levels of exercise as required by their family's lifestyle.

Known health problems: Patellar luxation, cataracts, von Willebrand's disease, epilepsy, hereditary necrotizing myelopathy.

Additional photos of Kooikerhondje

Other websites for additional information:

American Kennel Club breed page
Kooikerhondje Club of the United States
Wikipedia breed information page
Kooikerhondje Club of the United States Rescue

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