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Bracco Italiano

The Bracco Italiano is an ancient pointing breed native to northern Italy. The breed was well established by the Middle Ages and was primarily used for hunting birds with nets and alongside falconers. They are a large and powerful pointing dog with aristocratic bearing. Their most notable features are a sculpted head, long ears, and a fast, extended trot. The Bracco Italiano is a versatile sporting dog that will hunt, point, and retrieve game. These are true hunting dogs and do best in families with an active, outdoor lifestyle.