Otterhound Breed Information

Otterhound
Showdog.com Breed Since Thursday, June 05, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
11 222 754 7.3 13 8

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 RockBottomHounds send a message to RockBottomHoundssend message 11 hours ago
2 Oakwood Creek send a message to Oakwood Creeksend message 6 hours ago
3 Patroclus send a message to Patroclussend message 20 hours ago
4 OmegaDanya send a message to OmegaDanyasend message 11 hours ago
5 CelebrationHounds send a message to CelebrationHoundssend message 6 hours ago
6 Dalkeith send a message to Dalkeithsend message 10 hours ago
7 MudBug Kennels send a message to MudBug Kennelssend message 5 hours ago
8 Xalias send a message to Xaliassend message 5 hours ago
9 Blue Moon Collies send a message to Blue Moon Colliessend message Not Listed
10 Azhar send a message to Azharsend message 4 hours ago

Breed Scale of Points

Trait Importance
Head 20
Forequarter 5
Hindquarter 5
Gait 10
Top Neck and Back 15
Coat 10
Size 5
Feet 10
General 20
Breed Colors
Black and Tan 6%
Black and Tan Grizzle 6%
Black Grizzle 6%
Black w/ Tan Points 6%
Black, Tan and White 6%
Black, Tan and White Grizzle 6%
Liver and Tan 6%
Liver and Tan Grizzle 6%
Liver Grizzle 6%
Liver w/ Tan Points 6%
Liver, Tan and White 6%
Liver, Tan and White Grizzle 6%
Wheaten 6%
Wheaten and White 6%
Wheaten and White Grizzle 6%
Wheaten Grizzle 6%
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Lifespan
Lifespan refers to the earliest age (in months) that Otterhound 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.