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Hamiltonstovare Breed Profile

Hamiltonstovare fact file

KC Group: hound
Size: large
Good with children?: yes recommended
Exercise requirement: lots
Good guard dogs?: no
Moulting level: low
Grooming: little
Jogging partner: short runs

Also known as the Hamilton Hound, this extremely handsome dog carries himself with dignity. They have an excellent nose and once on the trail of game are hard to distract. The Hamiltonstovare is an excellent hunting dog

Hamiltonstovare Character

They are a sweet and gentle breed with a strong instinct for hunting. They are happy, lively dogs who crave companionship and would make a good family dog. However, due to their boisterous nature may not be suited to families with really young children

Hamiltonstovare Size

The Breed Standard stipulates ideal size for a dog 57 cm and a bitch an ideal size of 53 cm and weight approx 25kg.

Hamiltonstovare Health

In general a robust and healthy breed but hip Dysplasia and epilepsy has been known.

Hamiltonstovare Special Care

 

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