At A Glance

Size: Medium

Weight: 44 lbs.

Height: 19" - 22"

Life Span: -

Austrian Hound

Also know as: Austrian Black and Tan Hound

Group: Hound

Origin: Austria

Today's Role: Companion Dog, Hunting

History and Facts: Similar to Swiss Hounds, this breed is of Celtic origin and is a Hound known for hunting in the mountains.

Temperament / Behavior
The Austrian Hound is a good-natured game hunter.

Breed-Related Health Concerns
Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.

Special Needs
Exercise: The Austrian Hound will need daily brisk exercise. This dog is not recommended for city or apartment living.

Grooming: No special grooming requirements.


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