The Vizsla is a hunting dog and companion dog. They originated in Hungary, where it is the national dog.

Appearance & Grooming

The Vizsla is a medium-sized dog with a muscular body. The breed has a soft outer coat in russet, gold, and dark sandy gold. The Vizsla sheds seasonally and requires weekly brushing when shedding.

Behavior & Disposition

The Vizsla is energetic, gentle, and affectionate. They tend to play well with other dogs. However, adult supervision is recommended when playing with children.

Activity Level

The Vizsla has a high activity level, but it is still easy for the breed to become overweight. For optimal health, the Vizsla should be carefully monitored for calorie consumption and should have daily walks. It is recommended to feed them well-formulated food as they age.


The Vizsla is a clever and curious dog. A combination of positive reinforcement and stimulating their curiosity is an effective training method.

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