Afghan hound

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tall graceful breed of hound with a long silky coat


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Some say, 'Is it a dog or a sheep?' or, 'It must be very expensive to keep him.' Afghan hounds were born as models."
NAME: Sofico Griselda BREED: Afghan Hound AGE: 15 months WHERE FROM: Conwy OWNER: Grenys Chadwick MRS CHADWICK SAID: "Sofico will be scored on her beauty and confirmation (the way she moves).
I have Akitas and an Afghan Hound. They have a strong prey drive and would love a chicken snack, no matter how much training they receive.
The other alleged victims include two Shetland sheepdogs, a West Highland white terrier and an Afghan hound.
But away from the charts he was a successful dog breeder along with wife Julie, and their elegant Afghan Hound named Viscount Grant took the Crufts Best In Show title in 1987.
Savage, 37, who many fans reckon to look like an Afghan hound, has been swept along by Pudsey mania.
The Afghan Hound (Afghanistan), Arabian Greyhound (Morocco), Galgo Espanol (Spain), Kyrgyz Taigan (Kyrgyzstan), Pharaoh Hound (Malta), Rampur Greyhound (India), Saluki, Sloughi (Middle East), Tuareg Greyhound (Western Sahel), and Turkish Tazi (Turkey) are moderate in size and weight.
He pushed them perhaps too far for some with "The Devils," which shed scenes of sexual explicitness and extreme violence at the behest of first Warner Bros., then of the British censors--the way an Afghan hound loses hair in summer--before its release.
He needs to drink the rainwater from a werewolf's footprint to transform himself into Chihuawolf and win the heart of his beloved Natasha, a beautiful Afghan hound. He and his animal friends--a Labrador retriever, a Jack Russell terrier, and two cats--find themselves on an adventure to rescue Natasha.
A high proportion of deaths from respiratory disease was expected in Bulldogs due to their brachycephalic airways, but finding that respiratory disease accounted for the highest percentage of deaths in the Afghan Hound and Vizla was unexpected.
Eighty-two breeds are represented in their study, from the Afghan hound to the Yorkshire terrier.
The clones were born last week after being produced in co-operation with a team of Seoul University scientists who created the world's first cloned dog in 2005, a male Afghan hound named Snuppy.
Weller's barnet now looks like an Afghan hound's ears stuck on a pudding basin.
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