Vizla’s are a medium sized hunting dog typically weigh between 45 to 65 pounds. The Vizsla is described as lively, gentle, and affectionate, with above-average learning ability and a strong desire to be with people. They have floppy ears and a smooth, tan coat that lies close to their body. This highly energetic Hungarian breed wants to go on daily, long walks or jogs. Vizla’s are not only talented hunting dogs, but also capable of excelling in many other fields, including agility and search and rescue work.
Common Health Conditions
- Vizslas aren't recommended for people who work long hours. Vizslas can suffer from separation anxiety, which can lead to destructive behaviors.
- Lymphosarcoma is the third most common cancer seen in dogs and can be found in various parts of the body such as the spleen, gastrointestinal tract, lymph nodes, liver, and bone marrow.
- The liver is vital to your Vizla's health. When functioning properly, it regulates blood sugar and filters toxic substances.