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Afghan Hound Breed Information
Temperament Of Afghan Hound
Afghan Hound is a great breed for those, who want larger size dog pets. The dogs are loyal, affectionate and brave. They are not bossy and do not demand strong human leadership. When treated gently and taught in respectful manner, they follow their people. Still, one has to set clear boundaries for these dogs to follow. Afghan Hound dogs can be easily socialized with other animals. They are not aggressive to people and get along well with children, if not treated cruelly.
Description Of The Afghan Hound
Afghan Hound has an outstanding and sophisticated look. It is tall and lean. It has a very long and narrow muzzle with no stop. The nose is always dark. Ears lay flat on the head and eyes are dark and almond in shape. The tail curls up or rings, but does not get lifted over the back. The abdomen has to be tucked well up. The front legs are strong and straight. They are well covered with long hair. The dog has long and silky coat. The front legs are well covered with this adornment. All colors of the coat are acceptable, but sand color is one of the most popular.
Dimensions Of The Afghan Hound
The height of Afghan Hound dogs may reach up to 29 inches. The bitches are a bit shorter, than dogs. The weight ranges between 58 to 64 pounds.
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