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Health and Genetics- Founded by tireless advocates of the breed concerned with their future, seasoned Wirehaired Pointing Griffon and Korthals Griffon owners and veterinary professionals who noticed the need for an online portal to globally share and archive health and genetic related articles for new, perspective and current owners and breeders.
Clubs and Associations Suggested Readings
Breeders of pure Korthals Griffons
Le Griffon d’Arrêt à Poil Dur Korthals; by Jean Castaing. A French book available from the French Club. The book is considered the Bible for the breed for historical information. It also explains the conformation of the breed..
Livre De L'Éleveur Griffonnier; by Club Français Du Griffon d’Arrêt à Poil Dur Korthals. (A French book available from the French Club, detailing the French field tests. This book has detailed pictures and pedigrees on French winners in conformation and the field.
Le Korthals Et les Autres Griffons by André Harmand, Published by: Editions De vecchi S.A. 20, rue de la Trémoille 75008 Paris. ( a French book very well done on the WPG)
A Celebration of Rare breeds Vol II by Cathy Flamholtz Published by OTR Publications, P.O. Box 481, Centerville AL 35042. (This book offers an excellent description of the breed in its one chapter coverage)
The Truth About Sporting Dogs by C. Bede Maxwell, Published by Howell Book House 1972 (Bede Maxwell was a rare jewel among the sporting dog crowd, she devoted a chapter to this rare breed with some excellent photos)