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Ariegeois

Size: Large

Weight: 63 - 70 lbs.

Height: 24" - 27"

Life Span: 13 - 15 years

Health Problems: Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.

Origin: France

Also Known As: No Nicknames.

Group: Scenthound

Category: Companion Dog, Hunting

Exercise Needs

The Ariegeois requires regular vigorous exercise. This dog is not well-suited for apartments or kennels.

Grooming Needs

The Ariegeois needs minimal grooming: occasional brushing and bathing.

Temperament

The Ariegeois is energetic, free-spirited and typically friendly.

Compatibility with Kids

Exceptional, especially with well-behaved children.

History

A descendant of the Bleu de Gascogne, Gascon Sain-tongeois and Chien d'Artois in the southern French province of Ariegeois. This rare breed is an expert at rabbit hunting and was first recognized in 1912.

Dog Food for Your Ariegeois

Large Breed Puppy 30 Pound Bag

Large Breed Puppy

Lower protein and fat levels than our Puppy Select Formula.

Large breed adult dog food

Large Breed Adult

Carefully formulated for the care and nutrition of large breed dogs.

Reduced fat formula dog food

Reduced Fat Formula

30% less fat than Bil-Jac Adult Select.

Picky No More large breed dog food

Picky No More™ Large Breed

Created to please even the pickiest of large breed dogs.