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How to care for your English Pointer dog. Honest advice on caring for English Pointer puppies and adult dogs. Feeding, training, and health care.

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English Pointers...
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By Michele Welton. Copyright © 2000-2014



English Pointer Dog Breed Review

Dog breed reviewWhat's Good About 'Em,
What's Bad About 'Em.


The most honest dog breed review you'll ever find. Temperament, personality, behavior, traits, and characteristics. As an Obedience Instructor and Breed Selection Consultant for over 30 years, I give you my honest opinions about the breed – I hold nothing back.

English Pointer FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions about the traits and characteristics of English Pointers.


Training English Pointers

I'll show you how to teach your English Pointer puppy or adult dog to listen to you and do what you say. My training methods are based on respect and sensible leadership. No hitting, yelling, choke collars, shock collars, or clicker training.

English Pointer Health & Feeding

Learn about the best dog foods, vaccinations and booster shots (needed or not?), natural treatments for English Pointer health problems, spaying and neutering pros and cons, and more.

Buying or Adopting an English Pointer

Good breeders versus bad breeders – how to tell the difference. Adopting your English Pointer from a rescue group. Temperament tests for evaluating English Pointer puppies and adult dogs for sale or adoption.