Pharaoh Hound Breed Profile


General Appearance is one of grace, power and speed. The Pharaoh Hound is medium sized, of noble bearing with hard clean-cut lines-graceful, well balanced, very fast with free easy movement and alert expression.


Ranging from tan/rich, tan/chestnut with white markings allowed as follows: White tip on tail strongly desired.


Intelligent, friendly, affectionate and playful. Alert and active. Very fast with a marked keenness for hunting, both by sight and scent.


The Pharaoh Hound is known to blush when excited. Their nose and ears will turn pink in color. The Pharaoh Hounds love long walks, runs and do great on leash while the owner bicycles. They are high jumpers, so a yard with a tall fence is helpful.

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