Dog Breed profiles
Hamiltonstovare Breed Profile
Hamiltonstovare fact file
KC Group: hound
Good with children?: yes recommended
Exercise requirement: lots
Good guard dogs?: no
Moulting level: low
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
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
The Breed Standard stipulates ideal size for a dog 57 cm and a bitch an ideal size of 53 cm and weight approx 25kg.
In general a robust and healthy breed but hip Dysplasia and epilepsy has been known.
Hamiltonstovare Special Care
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