Braque Francais, a medium sized breed, gentle, quiet, affectionate and extremely loyal in the house. While highly popular in France, at present there are no more than a dozen of these dogs in the UK. This is something we hope to change.
A medium sized breed, gentle, quiet, affectionate and extremely loyal in the house, then just a powerhouse when working. They have a perfectly sensitive nose, ranging up to 100m left, and right showing adequate caution when among game. They are biddable and keen to please, hunting for you, not themselves showing no hardheaded tendencies as shown by many traditional HPR’s used in Britain. Ness is a Braque Francais, type Pyrenees which are smaller than the Gascogne, breed standards 19-23in.
They have a short coat, white with chestnut brown markings. Although relatively unknown in this country up till now, this is something we hope to see change. At present there are no more than a dozen of these dogs in the UK so though Kennel Club Registered in France they are not yet recognised by the UK Kennel Club. They are highly popular in France, Italy, North America and Canada, where they have a loyal following of breeders and hunters that appreciate this dogs intelligence, drive, athleticism and genuine natural ability. It is a fantastic opportunity to be part of this breed making its mark in the UK. We are members of the Club Braque Francais, www.chiens-online.com/club/club-du-braque-francaisand Ness, or Iness by her French name is from highly respected breeding lines in France.
We intend to take her back to France in December to breed her with a field trial champion named Gibus, another beautiful dog. If you are interested in the possibility of owning one of these wonderful dogs please don’t hesitate to contact us for more information and details.