Size: Medium / Large
Weight: 55 - 66 lbs.
Height: 21" - 23"
Life Span: 13 - 15 years
Health Problems: Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.
Also Known As: Chien d Artois, Picard
Artois Hounds are active dogs that need vigorous exercise and plenty of room to run.
Regular brushing is required for your Artois Hound.
The Artois Hound is an energetic, skilled rabbit hunter.
Compatibility with Kids
Good with children.
This breed is named for Arteois region of France where it originated. This breed resembles large Beagles. While quite old and quite rare, this breed was nearly extinct at the turn of the 20th century.