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Barbet  

 

The Barbet is a water dog with roots that can be traced to 14th century France. They are hunters, love being close to their owners, and are known for having “clownish” personalities. They are large dogs (26” tall) who need regular exercise. They have hair, rather than fur, and it must be brushed regularly to avoid tangles and matting. The Barbet is currently being recorded in the AKC Foundation Stock Service.

Regular grooming, Foundation

Barbet Club of America

 

Data & Facts

Scientific Classification
Kingdom - Animalia
Phylum - Chordata
Class - Mammalia
Order - Carnivora
Family - Canidae
Genus - Canis
Species - Canis Lupus
Subspecies - Canis Lupus Familiaris
Breed - Barbet

 

 


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