Size: Medium / Large
Weight: 55 - 66 lbs.
Height: 26" - 28"
Life Span: 10 - 12 years
Health Problems: Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.
Origin: France (1800s)
Also Known As: No Nicknames.
Category: Companion Dog, Hunting
No special exercise requirements.
No special grooming requirements.
Little is known about this breed, but it is thought to be extinct. It's believed that the last of the Levesque have been incorporated into the development of the Chien Francais Blanc et Noir.
Compatibility with Kids
Good with children.
The Levesque is named after its breeder, Rogatien Levasque. He crossed the Blue Gascony, Grand Gascon Saintongeois and English Foxhound to create a smaller, agile hunter.
Very few, if any, left of the breed