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Istrian short-haired Scent Hound dog breed - photos and description

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Istrian short-haired Scent Hound

Main characteristics of the breed

Care:Need regular care
Size:Large
Molt:Sheds heavily seasonally
Need for activity:Need a lot of physical activity
Domination:Lowest level
Tolerance of loneliness:Moderately addicted
Type of wool:Shorthaired
Temperament:Sanguine
Friendly to strangers:Restrained
Intellect:Working intelligence
Learnability:Very easy to learn
Specialization:Hunting, Companions
Tendency to bark:They love to bark

The Istrian Shorthaired Hound is a breed of dog bred in Croatia for hunting small game. These dogs have a strong build, short legs and a wide chest, which allows them to move quickly over rough terrain and pursue prey.
Istrian Shorthair Hounds have a thick undercoat that provides them with extra protection from the cold.
These dogs have a keen sense of smell and hearing, which helps them detect prey over long distances. They also have high speed and endurance, making them ideal for hunting small game.
In addition, Istrian shorthaired hounds are very friendly and affectionate towards their owners. They love spending time with people and make great companions. These dogs are great for families with children and other animals.

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