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Afghan Hound

If your 're considering a Afghan Hound what you will find is an elegant, graceful and somewhat standoffish dog. This breed can usually be found at dog shows. They are simply stunning.

Afghan Hounds have roots that date back to Egypt many thousands of years ago. Afghan Hounds are a member of the sight hound family. This breeds central characteristic is its elegant fur coat. The fur is long and straight usually of a very light tan color.

This breed will need to have plenty of walks and other play time. Afghan Hounds require daily exercise. Several walks will do.

Afghan Hounds at a Glance.

Characteristics of a Afghan Hound
50-60 pounds
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About This Breed


Activity Level

Guard Dog


Social Ability- People

Social Ability- Other Animals


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