Afghan Hound Breed Information

Afghan Hound
Showdog.com Breed Since Monday, June 02, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
25 380 534 7.0 14 4

Schedule of Points

Sex 1 2 3 4 5
Dogs 2 3 4 5 6
Bitches 2 3 4 5 6

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 Lydon Afghans send a message to Lydon Afghanssend message 18 hours ago
2 lianneod89 send a message to lianneod89send message 14 hours ago
3 Tarot send a message to Tarotsend message 3 hours ago
4 Scrapinator send a message to Scrapinatorsend message 2 days ago
5 baymill send a message to baymillsend message 46 minutes ago
6 idound send a message to idoundsend message 18 hours ago
7 Arah send a message to Arahsend message 16 hours ago
8 changeup send a message to changeupsend message 18 hours ago
9 EmilyG send a message to EmilyGsend message 13 hours ago
10 clearup send a message to clearupsend message 18 hours ago

Breed Scale of Points

Trait Importance
Head 20
Forequarter 10
Hindquarter 10
Gait 15
Top Neck and Back 10
Coat 5
Size 5
Feet 5
General 20
Breed Colors
Black 12%
Black & Brindle 6%
Black & Silver 8%
Black & Tan 10%
Blue 3%
Blue & Cream 2%
Blue Brindle 3%
Blue Brindle Domino 2%
Blue Domino 3%
Blue with Black Mask 3%
Cream 4%
Cream Brindle 3%
Cream Brindle Domino 2%
Cream Domino 2%
Cream with Black Mask 9%
Red 4%
Red Brindle 3%
Red Brindle Domino 2%
Red Domino 2%
Red with Black Mask 9%
Silver 2%
Silver Brindle 2%
Silver with Black Mask 3%
White 1%
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Lifespan
Lifespan refers to the earliest age (in months) that Afghan Hound dogs can die on Showdog.com
"General" Factor
The "General" factor takes into account such things as show shine and temperament in addition to the other genetic traits.
Did you know?
The sit for exam is a modified version of the Stand for Exam. It is generally used in novice level classes and requires the handler to order the dog to sit and then to move away from the dog the length of the leash. The judge will then approach the dog and pet the dog's head.