Afghan Hound Breed Information

Afghan Hound
Showdog.com Breed Since Monday, June 02, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
17 278 495 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

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1 Lydon Afghans send a message to Lydon Afghanssend message 1 hour ago
2 Laffy-Taffy Kennels send a message to Laffy-Taffy Kennelssend message 1 hour ago
3 Tarot send a message to Tarotsend message 1 hour ago
4 changeup send a message to changeupsend message 1 day ago
5 idound send a message to idoundsend message 1 day ago
6 lianneod89 send a message to lianneod89send message 20 hours ago
7 clearup send a message to clearupsend message 1 day ago
8 Ixion send a message to Ixionsend message 8 days ago
9 Sunset Herders send a message to Sunset Herderssend message 20 hours ago
10 Shining Sun Kennels send a message to Shining Sun Kennelssend message 9 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?
A conformation dog show is not a comparison of one dog to another but a comparison of each dog to a judge's mental image of the ideal breed type as outlined in the individual breed's breed standard.