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Pharoah Hound

Group Hounds
AKC Group AKC Hound Dogs
Temperament intelligent, affectionate
Size large dog breeds
Feeding Large Feeding Dog breeds
Coat care Very Little Grooming
Activeness Moderately Active Dog Breeds
How friendly is this dog? Moderately Sociable Dog Breeds
Watch dog Moderately Good Watch Dog
Training Moderately difficult to train dogs breeds

Pharoah Hound Facts

First used for Hunting hares and rabbits
Country of origins Malta
Year of origin 1000 bc
Colors Tan, certain white markings permitted
Height (min) 21 inches (53 cm)
Height (max) 25 inches (64 cm)
Weight (min) 45 lbs (20 kg)
Weight (max) 55 lbs (25 kg)
Life expectancy (min) 11 years
Life expectancy (max) 14 years