Istrian Shorthaired Hound

Overview

The Istrian Shorthaired Houndis a breed of dog from Istria in Croatia, descended from a very old type of scenthound. The Istrian Shorthaired Hound is the slightly smaller counterpart to the longer coated Istrian Coarse-haired Hound from the same region.

Information

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Hypoallergenic
No
Litter Size
6.0
Breed Type
Crossbred
Breed Group
Working
Breed Coat Type
Medium

Characteristics / Temperament

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Coat Colors

The recognised colors of the Istrian Shorthaired Hound are: black, white, and brown.

Life Expectancy

The Istrian Shorthaired Hound has a life expectancy of 10 to 13 years.

Height and Weight

The Istrian Shorthaired Hound typically weighs between 45 to 80 pounds, placing it on the heavier end of dog breeds. It's typically 18 to 25 inches in height.
Gender Weight Range Height Range
Male 55 pounds - 80 pounds 20 inches - 25 inches
Feamle 45 pounds - 70 pounds 18 inches - 24 inches

Food Consumption in Cups

The Istrian Shorthaired Houndwill require on average 2.0 cups of dog food daily for proper nutrition.

Istrian Shorthaired Hound Photos

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