Afghan Hound is a dog that came from Sinai and often also seen in some mountains in Afghanistan, is a very old animal. This dogs is often referred to as the king dogs, this is because this breed has a great body posture with a high around 61 to 74 centimeters and body weight reached 20 to 27 kilograms. No wonder this dog earned the nickname “king dogs”.
Afghan Hound features very powerful, so elegant, and not suitable maintained in aparteman. The dog will maximize its temperament when outside. Eye gaze when walking describe a very sharp, as if full of thought. These dogs have a lifespan of about 12 years, according to UK survey, but will reach 18 years if well cared for. Health problems often faced by these Afghan Hound is allergies and cancer.
Afghan Hound body structure is very unique. Having a prominent skull with a black nose and muzzle is slightly convex. This dog has a tail that resembles a funny ring, very strong and sturdy legs. Afghan Hound has a very soft fur and long, looks solid, luxurious and elegant. Ears that protrude long, very suitable to get the title king dogs.