American Staghound

Breed Information

Staghound

United States

Sighthound

Medium

Dog

12 -14 years

Male: 26-30 inches (67-77 cm)
Female: 24-27 inches (61-69 cm)

Male: 25-41kg
Female: 20-34kg

Fawn
Brindle
Black
Red
Blue
Yellow
White

Overview

American Staghound is a type of hound used in hunting deer course. Although they have been bred for many years, the American hound is not currently recognized as a dog breed.

American hound is not a recognized breed, but a type of course Sighthound used for a variety of games. The best way to find out if it is a hound mix together American and Scottish greyhound greyhounds characteristics. They run dogs with physical characteristics similar to greyhounds, has long legs, deep chest, strong muscles and visual acuity.