Facts about Afghan Hounds Edit


The Afghan Hound is a hound that is distinguished by its thick, fine, silky coat and its tail with a ring curl at the end. The breed was selectively bred for its unique features in the cold mountains of Afghanistan. Its local name is Tāžī Spay or Sag-e Tāzī. Other names for this breed are Kuchi Hound, Tāzī, Balkh Hound, Baluchi Hound, Barakzai Hound, Shalgar Hound, Kabul Hound, Galanday Hound or sometimes incorrectly African Hound.

Coat colors Edit

  • Black
  • Red
  • Cream

Temperament Edit

Aloof, Clownish, Dignified, Happy, Independent, A breed of charming contradictions: independent and aloof, but sweet and profoundly loyal, Dignified, but with a silly streak

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