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The Hound Group

Almost all dogs in the hound group have a magnified sense in order to track animals in a hunt. The Hounds are divided into two subgroup: The sight hounds and scent hounds, although the eye sight of the scent hound is excellent and the scenting ability of the sight hound is very keen.

Hound Group breeds

Under 20 pounds:
  • Dachshunds—Standard and Miniature
20 to 50 pounds:
  • Basenji
  • Basset Hound
  • Beagle
  • Harrier
  • Norwegian Elkhound
  • Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen
  • Whippet
50 to 80 pounds:
  • Afghan Hound
  • Black and Tan Coonhound
  • American Foxhound
  • English Foxhound
  • Greyhound
  • Ibizan Hound
  • Pharaoh Hound
  • Rhodesian Ridgeback
  • Saluki
Over 80 pounds:
  • Bloodhound
  • Borzoi
  • Irish Wolfhound
  • Otterhound
  • Scottish Deerhound