Afghan Hound

The Afghan Hound is a noble and courageous breed.
Afghan Hound

Average sizes and life expectancy of the breed

HEIGHT

25-27 Inches

WEIGHT

50-60 Lbs.

LIFE EXPECTANCY

13–17 years

Afghan Hound Information

Socialization is a must for this breed. A very noble and courageous breed.

Afghan Hound Grooming

The Afghan’s coat requires quite a bit of attention.

Afghan Hound Training

Being that the Afghan Hound is sensitive, this breed must be trained gently, yet consistently.

Afghan Hound Health Issues

Cataracts, Demodectic Mange, Hypothyroidism, and Hip Dysplasia are common health issues in the Afghan Hound.

Breed Identification

COLORS

All Colors Permissible Except Spotted

HAIR LENGTH

Long

Breed Care

GROOMING

Every day

EXERCISE NEEDS

More than an hour per day

HEALTH CONDITIONS

Cataracts, Demodectic Mange, Hypothyroidism, Hip Dysplasia

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