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Great Gascon Saintongeois dog breed - photos and description

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Great Gascon Saintongeois

Main characteristics of the breed

Care:Virtually do not need care
Size:Large
Molt:Sheds very little or almost no shedding
Need for activity:Need vigorous daily exercise
Domination:Moderate
Tolerance of loneliness:Moderately addicted
Type of wool:Shorthaired, Smoothhaired
Temperament:Phlegmatic
Friendly to strangers:Restrained
Intellect:Adaptive intelligence
Learnability:A bit difficult to learn
Specialization:Hunting
Tendency to bark:Bark only for warning, not for long

The Gascon Saintonge Hound is a hunting dog breed that originated in the Gascony region of France. This is a compact and energetic dog that has excellent hunting qualities and high endurance.
The Gascon Saintonge Hound has a short but thick coat that protects it from cold and moisture. The color of the coat can vary, but is usually solid or spotted. The ears of this breed are long and hanging, which helps it to hear sounds better when hunting.
This dog breed is very energetic and active, so it needs a lot of exercise and play. It can be used for hunting hares and rabbits, as well as for searching and chasing game.
 This dog breed is highly intelligent and trainable, making it suitable for training and education.

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