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Ibizan Hound


Ibizan Hound profile

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Lifespan: 10-12 Years

Avg height: 56-74cm.

Avg weight: 20-23kg

Coat type: Two types - smooth-coated, and rough-coated

Coat colours: White, fawn, red & white, red.

Originally bred for: Hunting rabbits in packs.

Breed traits: Clownish, stubborn, intelligent, independent, active, engaging.

A little about the Ibizan Hound


The Ibizan Hound is an enthusiastic dog that loves to exercise and can jump to extraordinary heights. Due to this, they can be prone to escape, so require a secure yard. Despite this ability to escape, they have a loving, affectionate temperament. 



Overall, the Ibizan Hound is a healthy dog. Health conditions seen less frequently in this breed include seizures, skin allergies, deafness, eye disorders (Retinal Atrophy, Cataracts) and a neuromuscular disease known as Axonal Dystrophy. 

Please be advised the information provided is purely an indicator of breed traits and characteristics and that within some breeds there can be significant variation.