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Breed Standards for the American Foxhound

 

 

General Appearance:

The American Foxhound is slighter of bone and higher on leg than the English Foxhound, with more rear angulation and arch over the loin.

 

 

Head:

Stop moderately defined; head fairly long, broad back-skull; fairly low-set, broad ears

 

 

Tail:

Carried gaily, but not over the back; slight brush

 

 

Color:

Any

 

 

Size:

Weight is 21 – 24 lb; Height is 22 – 25 in

 

 

Temperament:

It is a tolerant, amiable, and gentle dog, even though it is not very demonstrative.


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