Size: Medium / Large
Weight: 50 - 60 lbs.
Height: 25" - 27"
Life Span: 12 - 14 years
Health Problems: Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.
Origin: Ancient Afghanistan
Also Known As: Tazi, Baluchi Hound
Category: Companion Dog, Show Dog, Lure Coursing
The Afghan Hound will need daily vigorous exercise.
Regular brushing and combing every few days is necessary for your Afghan Hound.
The Afghan Hound is a hunter at heart. Aloof, dignified and somewhat independent or clownish.
Originally used by nomadic tribes for hunting gazelle and rabbits.