Afghan Hound Breed Information

Afghan Hound
Showdog.com Breed Since Monday, June 02, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
24 308 587 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 20 hours ago
2 Tarot send a message to Tarotsend message 5 hours ago
3 lianneod89 send a message to lianneod89send message 16 hours ago
4 Twillingate Isle send a message to Twillingate Islesend message 8 hours ago
5 Elan Khen send a message to Elan Khensend message 4 hours ago
6 clearup send a message to clearupsend message 20 hours ago
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8 Disclosure send a message to Disclosuresend message 8 hours ago
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10 idound send a message to idoundsend message 20 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.