Afghan Hound Breed Information

Afghan Hound
Showdog.com Breed Since Monday, June 02, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
22 372 570 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 17 hours ago
2 Tarot send a message to Tarotsend message 9 hours ago
3 Belushi Afghans send a message to Belushi Afghanssend message 17 hours ago
4 EmilyG send a message to EmilyGsend message 3 hours ago
5 lianneod89 send a message to lianneod89send message 18 days ago
6 Hawkrigg send a message to Hawkriggsend message 6 days ago
7 baymill send a message to baymillsend message 2 hours ago
8 Elan Khen send a message to Elan Khensend message 15 hours ago
9 idound send a message to idoundsend message 17 hours ago
10 clearup send a message to clearupsend message 17 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.
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