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Afghan Hound | Large Dog Breeds

Galgo_AfganoHeight at withers: 68 to 73 cm
Weight: about 27 kg
Coat: fawn in all shades, even the Ivorians, with or without black mask, cloak, blue, black
Average life: twelve years
Character: decent, independent, quiet and aloof with strangers
Relationship with Children: good
Relationship with other dogs: pretty good
Skills: Hunting dog, dog and pet exposure, care and career
Space needs: it adapts well to indoor living when you can enjoy long walks and run regularly
Arrangement: regular brushing and a bath a month
Maintenance Cost: high
Overall ranking: large dog breeds
Classification according to the AKC: Group 2: dogs and hounds tracking
Classification according to FCI: Group 10: Harriers> Harriers long wavy hair