Canis ISSN: 2398-2942

Afghan Hound

Synonym(s): Tazi Baluchi Hound


General information

  • A graceful elegant breed, with a racing machine hidden underneath.
  • The Afghan needs endless grooming to keep it free of matting.
  • It is friendly and intelligent but has an independent streak. It will take a lot of training and careful handling.
  • A growing band of owners race their Afghans.

Biological Data

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