As an excellent working partner, Portuguese water Dog’s character is quite docile and obedient. They are quite friendly to their owners or service objects. Strong bones and developed muscles also enable them to work well, with outstanding fatigue resistance, so they can work almost all day.
This kind of dog was originally bred by fishermen, so their water quality is very good. It’s a good swimmer and diver. If fishermen’s fishing gear accidentally falls into the water or is lost, they will jump into the water without hesitation to help them pick up or search. They are very brave and decisive. They are also quite obedient to the master’s training, and their endurance is quite outstanding, so even if they are trained for a long time, they will be quite cooperative.