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Synonyms for deerhound

very large and tall rough-coated dog bred for hunting deer

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Over 1000 dogs and puppies are rescued each year by Gentle Giants Rescue including Great Danes, Borzoi, Great Pyrenees, Irish Wolfhounds, Scottish Deerhounds, Saint Bernards, Newfoundlands and others.
Honey" is both a celebration of region and a battle cry, ending "My father Finn MacCoul had in his war-band / Seven squadrons ready to fight any / Man or beast; when we unleashed the deerhounds / They leapt ahead, their baying pure wild honey.
Depending on your area, your customers may have deerhounds, rabbit dogs, coonhounds, feists or hog dogs.
Mary vowed the marriage was over and Balloch left Scotland to live with his mum in England with his dogs, Irish deerhounds Azra and Finn and lurcher Paint.
He kept four deerhounds a spaniel and whippet in four wooden cages less than three feet square.