No doubt that the Large Munsterlander is an excellent gundog breed highly-praised for its hunting instincts, intelligence and stamina. However, most people do not know that this dog has the bearings of a kind, gentle, loyal and friendly dog, which are characteristics of a wonderful family pet and companion. They are also great watchdogs, very vocal to quickly alert their owners when there are strangers around. Large Munsterlanders are quite the social dogs and get along well with any members of the family including other dogs, even cats. However, this can only be achieved when this dog breed is well-socialised at an early age.
Large Munsterlanders form a strong attachment with its family and do not like to be left alone for extended periods. Thus, this dog breed is well-suited to households where one family members stay at home. Nevertheless, Munsterlanders are an excellent choice for inexperienced dog owners since they are intelligent and easy to train, as long as the owner can dedicate enough time to provide them with enough exercise.
The Large Munsterlander has natural affinity with children and are extra careful around them. However, like in most dogs, supervision is necessary when playing games to make sure both the children and the dog stay safe, especially given the size of the Munsterlander.