Weight: 35 - 45 lbs.
Height: 18" - 21"
Life Span: 12 - 15 years
Health Problems: Albinoism
Also Known As: Gontchaja Estonskaja
Category: Companion Dog
The Estonian Hound needs daily brisk exercise and plenty of room to roam.
The Estonian Hound needs minimal grooming: occasional brushing and bathing.
The Estonian Hound can be aggressive toward people. Most tend to be balm, intelligent, balanced and affectionate.
Compatibility with Kids
Good with children.
This breed was developed in Russian in 1947 when the government decided each republic needed its own breed.
This breed is a mix of Russian-Polish Hounds, Dachshunds, Foxhounds, Beagles, Swiss Hounds, Lucerne Hounds and Burmese Hounds.