The Spanish Hound is a breed of dog native to Spain.
It is a medium-sized dog, hound type, with a white and orange coat.
Its size varies from 50 to 60 cm at the withers for males, 45 to 55 cm for females. Its weight varies from 20 to 30 kg.
The coat is short and smooth, white and orange in color, with irregularly shaped spots. The coat is easy to maintain, just brush it regularly.
The Spanish Hound needs moderate exercise, such as walks. It is a healthy breed, but it can be prone to certain diseases, such as hip or elbow dysplasia.
The Spanish Hound is renowned for its balanced temperament, loyalty and intelligence. It is a hunting dog par excellence, capable of following a trail with perseverance. As a family dog, he is generally affectionate towards his owners.